We are fortunate to be in a part of the Hills with many old-growth Red Gums still remaining. It is easy to underestimate the age and size of these beauties. When fixing my fence last week I took this shot of four such trees on Guthries land, opposite ours. The width at the base of […]
…with a drier winter we could clear the forest floor to a large extent. This week we will have the neighbour’s sheep graze the grass down and this will leave it in good shape for winter.
The recent Mt Pleasant Show was worth noting…
The original cottage on Barrenjoey is a delight to decorate.
Look for the White Driveway!
The quiet winter days with the valuable sunshine and a fire are what make stays in the Hills so refreshing
Panorama function on the new camera…
Benjamin is our tree-surgeon (or plain old pruner) when it comes to keeping our trees in good shape. Here he is taking out some mistletoe, not all of it but those he can reach and only on select trees.
Every property has an unvisited corner…
Happy neighbour harvesting the last of his patch for this year.
Hi, we have the Grasses Project well underway now and I have wanted to take some photos in good light, on a day like…today! The area is about five acres in size and is mainly planted with Spotted Gum but there are well over thirty species of native grass here now. I like them because […]
I have created a new page called ‘Weddings’ for anyone wanting to see what else was done on this day.
I normally wouldn’t do this but I kinda liked this childs wording of his guest-book entry from last weekend.