Grampians

Weekend Road Trip View towards Serra Range Grampians make a great weekend road trip with friends. Day 1 (Friday) We left at 11 am from Melbourne (western suburbs) taking the Western HWY towards Ballarat stopping in Melton on the way to pick up a mate. our first stop was Lunch at Ballarat using urban spoon…

History of My Home Town

Tweed Area Brief introduction In 1770 Captain James Cook in HMS Endeavour, on his way up the eastern coast of Australia, he saw the sun on the mountain which he named Mt. Warning. The Aboriginal name for the mountain was Wollumbin or Rainmaker. The Tweed was gradually opened up to selector farmers from 1866 to…

Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show

With another successful year under its belt, the Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show is still ranked in the top five flower shows in the world! The world renowned flower and Garden Show will be entering its 17th year in 2012 and is regarded as the largest and most successful horticultural event in the Southern Hemisphere….

Cathedral Range State Park

Bush walking in the Cathedral Ranges  “wild mountain goat country” Looking for an adventure? Then head for the Cathedral Ranges and tackle the jagged crags of the Razorback towering over the valley bellow. Hikers and thrill seeking climbers may enjoy incredibly rugged scenery less than 90 minutes’ drive from Melbourne. get ready for a step walk…