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2 weeks ago

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We have had a series of frosty mornings. As cold as it looks.
Not helpful for early starts on pruning
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3 weeks ago

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Renae and our Wwoofer, Daniel, spreading composted manure onto our summer garden beds.
Too cold at present to plant anything, so beds will be ready for Spring planting
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1 month ago

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Denise hard at work stirring our first batch of quince paste.
It requires much stirring - a good job for a cold winter's day!

Raymon has made a stick rake for our tractor, and it is an impressive piece of work. (you will need to expand photo for full view)
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1 month ago

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The olive hedge at the Old Nursery has just received it's annual trim. Very tidy at present! ...

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2 months ago

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Two photos, 28th May and 1st May.
Some welcome rain has made a difference.
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2 months ago

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Autumn in the apricot orchard.
Also, photo of the original house on the property, known as the 'honeymoon house', built in 1880.
Photo of Forest Road near the honeymoon house.
Queensland Hoop Pine in the Old Nursery, well over 100 years old, and doing better than the old house.
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2 months ago

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Continuing from the earlier post - two views of the pumpkin display at today's Market, which featured mostly our pumpkins. Denise also had seeds and tastings of the different varieties available. The display created much interest. ...

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2 months ago

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The Wirrabara Producers Market is on this coming Sunday, 20th May, starting at 8.30am, and will be featuring a pumpkin display.
Photo shows Denise and Renae setting up our pumpkins for the Display.
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2 months ago

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Another photo from the archives.
Local builders, Woody and Sarge starting on the doorway between the kitchen and lounge. May '99
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2 months ago

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8th of May marked the 20th Anniversary of our arrival here at Taralee, and we marked the occasion with a celebratory meal and much reminiscing from Denise and myself.
Second photo is of our arrival from Queensland in 1998. My parents, Ray and Val were here to greet us.A youthful Denise and a very youthful Raymon in his highchair!
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