Category: NSW

Is it travel photography if you’re at home?

As you can see from my website, I love to travel, and I love to take photos. Combine the two and you have my perfect job – travel photography. If only somebody would pay me to do it I’d be as happy as the proverbial pig. Maybe one of the reasons I don’t get paid …

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What’s the point of a picnic in a winery without the picnic?

I’m going to a Rod Stewart concert in a Hunter Valley winery tomorrow night. At least I hope I am, the weather is not looking good with severe weather warnings for the area. This is something my girlfriends and I do often. Girlie weekends away for Day on the Green concerts. It often doesn’t even …

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Which beach is Australia’s best kept secret?

There’s another late entry in the biggest whinger of 2011 competition. That is everybody who’s joined in the annual whinge about the difficulties of holidaying in Australia. It seems like every time I pick up a paper or turn on the radio I hear somebody else whinging about traffic out of the city, or the …

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Travels in NSW

I’ve been outback NSW over the last week. Working of course, but managing to combine business with pleasure. While we were out that way I took the opportunity to go and visit some relatives, and over a couple of bottles of wine with dinner we started discussing the  family history. My grandmother was born in …

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Water, water everywhere

NSW has gone from drought to flood in a very short time. Nothing demonstrates that quite so well as watching the water levels change in rivers, lakes and dams.  Have a look at the photos below to see what I mean. They don’t look it, but they are 2 sets of the same view, taken …

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