A return to Floriade in Canberra (an annual display of over 1 million spring bulbs – mainly tulips – in Commonwealth Park) was long overdue.It didn’t fail to impress, but we did miss the peak of the tulips due to… Read More
The Blue Mountains Botanical Gardens at Mt Tomah is a well known and respected place to view a range of cool climate, mainly native gardens.I made a quick trip to cash on on the a rare day of sun (or… Read More
This is a unique glen and half cave most famous for being used as a set in Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (the bit where he visits the kids in the underground dwelling with stilt houses etc). It is accessed by… Read More
These are few shots of blooms in out garden. Not a lot of thought in the composition, really just wanted to capture their innate beauty and how they bring to mind God’s creativity and His gift of such things to… Read More
Another COVID lockdown bust-out.The October long weekend saw some beautiful weather and I explored a relatively short hike to Clarinda Falls at Faulconbridge.As with any Blue Mountains hikes to water features, it was a downhill run from the road, but… Read More
Most people associate flowers with spring, but Autumn in the Blue Mountains brings a host of beautiful flowers out. Just in our garden we enjoy Camellias, Gordonia blooms, Tibouchina and more. and then the odd surprise, like a cheeky Jonquil popping… Read More
This is a collection of images mainly from our garden or sometimes from neighbours gardens. I like the challenge of getting really interesting macro images of flora, some early attempts you can see here.