A fine walk through the rural scenery of Panton Hill, along Motschalls Track. With an optional leg to Rob Roy Hill Climb. 6km, 1.5 hours.
The classic story of how revolutions can go wrong, told in a fairy tale of farm animals who take over the farm.
A look at the gentlemen behind the popular image of Queen Victoria. It's a good case study of how biased editing can shape a public figure's image.
A (large) country town version of the White Night held in Melbourne, the one held in Ballarat had a wonderful community atmosphere. Related Images:
Learning about the demise of Australia's favourite car, the Holden.
An excellent read that immerses the reader in the life of Queen Victoria and the era she ruled in.
The photogenic and relaxing gardens and ponds of Blue Lotus Water Garden near Warburton. Related Images:
A brief but hard to follow (due to having to refer to a dictionary many times) look at Queen Victoria's life. More of a commentary than a complete look. Those who don't know the background to the story will find many holes.
Last time we did the Lilydale to Warburton rail trail we left out half of it. This ride Kyle and I did the entire length making it an 80km day. Related Images:
A story about defence, intelligence and crisis management in the middle of an attempt to start a conflict between North and South Korea; and even Japan.