Our first attendance of the Winter Solstice Festival held at Montsalvat, Eltham.
When Ballarat puts on display all of its heritage and historic relics.
The annual Eltham North Primary School Fete. The last one we will attend while we have family enrolled there (Connor).
Another visit to the Whittlesea Show, our first visit for more than ten years! We made sure we got there early this time to avoid the long car queue to get in.
Ballarat Begonia Festival 2011 The Ballarat Begonia Festival held every March. Well worth a visit.
Spending Australia Day 2013 at Ballarat , with Big Boys Toys exhibition held at the Ballarat Gallery, and visiting the grandparents.
Springfest, held mainly around Lake Wendouree. Didn’t have the DSLR with me this time, but my Samsung S2 has performed quite well.
100th Lake Goldsmith Steam Rally, near Beaufort Victoria. 150th year anniversary.For information about future events check out the Lake Goldsmith website Featuring:Steam and oil engines, operational 90 ton steam shovel, 1903 Bucyrus rail mounted shovel (under restoration), steam fired powerhouse, blacksmith, Furphy tank re-barreling, tractors, motorcycles, cars, trucks and vintage caravans. Plus:Radio controlled model boats, steam … Continue reading Lake Goldsmith Steam Rally
Australian Model Railway Association’s Open Day in Glen Iris. Featuring their large garden railway and massive indoor layout controlled by some very busy operators.
A mountain bike race at Beaconsfield Upper, where I used to live. My nephew Andrew was competing, but had to retire early due to a mechanical failure.