Oh boy love the big country. This beautiful landscape was found while meandering the back roads south-east of Dalgety. Emu's, kangaroos, cattle grids aplenty. Just love a ramble with no destination in mind.
Stretching the length of its 150km interior the Playford Highway cuts a course across Kangaroo Island from the island's eastern wharf at Kingscote to the wild western fringe of Flinders Chase National Park.
First brought to attention through publication by The Weekly Times this farmers fence south of Castlemaine is adorned by 257-foxes. An introduced species from England, foxes cause mass injury and death to lambs during late winter and spring.
I'm reluctant to mention this but Warburton is hands down my favourite town in the Yarra Valley to visit at anytime of year. Plenty of nature loving spectacles surround it and the town's integration with the Yarra River is something to be marvelled at.
A fascinating place is this Redwood plantation at East Warburton. Discovered this spot many moons ago. The area was planted out by the government starting in the 1930s with different kinds of pine to study canopy interception and fire retardant properties.
I love the bush. Photographing and filming our extraordinary landscape fulfils many passions but most strongly of all is the places and the people, who without photography as a vehicle I wouldn’t have the privilege of seeing or meeting.
Showglow Pix is about inspiring others to get out and discover our rural places and if an image moves someone enough to purchase then that’s a bonus.
WALK: 10.4km | GRADE: Easy | ENVIRONMENT: Coastal Forest/Farmland Located only minutes from the Cape Schank lighthouse turn-off, on the Mornington Peninsula is the Long Point reserve. Long Point hike criss-crosses Main Creek starting out [...]
WALK: 4.5km | GRADE: Easy | ENVIRONMENT: Exposed hill top Unmistakably dominating the landscape between Melbourne and Geelong are the twin humps of the You Yangs. As folklore has it (or scientists) 350-million years ago - so long ago that [...]
The story of William Benjamin Chaffey - W.B or 'Boss' to the locals - and his brother George Chaffey is a remarkable one. These Canadian raised brothers first gained their Australian connection through Sir Alfred [...]
The Brim silo's first struck the Australian social consciousness in early 2016 as media organisations, both print and digital, clambered over themselves to produce copy regarding the awe-inspiring site of painted, westward facing, double Geelong-silo's [...]
It started with a Sunday flick through Zomato (was it more memorable as Urbanspoon or am I still adjusting?) for a Sunday drive destination and finished with this newsletter. Funny how you think you know [...]
Margaret River, one of Australia's most famous tourist destinations built on the back of the grape, supported by it's food, surf and nature. Wedged smack, dab, bang in the middle of an anvil head, chunk [...]