Tag: Sydney

Wordless Wednesday #85

2021’s  Wordless Wednesday features photos from my various trips to Australia #adventuredownunder. Goodness knows when I’ll be able to add to these. I’m kinda hoping to visit again in 2022-23 or maybe 2023-24. I have a fully planned itinerary just waiting………..

Wordless Wednesday #83

2021’s  Wordless Wednesday features photos from my various trips to Australia #adventuredownunder. Goodness knows when I’ll be able to add to these. I’m kinda hoping to visit again in 2022-23 or maybe 2023-24. I have a fully planned itinerary just waiting………..  

Wordless Wednesday #74

2021’s  Wordless Wednesday is going to feature photos from my trips to Australia. Here’s one from 2019’s #adventuredownunder. Goodness knows when I’ll be able to add to these. I’m kinda hoping to visit again in 2022-23.

One from the Vaults: The bits in between – Sydney to Adelaide

This follows on from the last few posts in this series where I look back on our travels around Australia. This week’s is from our 2016 #adventuredownunder and covers quite a lengthy drive from Sydney to Adelaide. As we left behind the lush, manicured,… Continue Reading “One from the Vaults: The bits in between – Sydney to Adelaide”

Sculpture Saturday #26

The large, painted steel, abstract work  Approaching Equilibrium by Melbourne artist Anthony (Tony) Pryor (1951 – 1991), one of Australia’s most respected sculptors, has stood outside the Queensland Art Gallery on Brisbane’s South Bank since 1985. It was formerly called Point of Balance. This… Continue Reading “Sculpture Saturday #26”

Silent Sunday #35

Today I’ve chosen a photograph from our 2019 #adventuredownunder showing some of the glorious plants in Sydney’s Royal Botanic Gardens.

Sculpture Saturday #14

This bronze statue in the park near the NSW Art Gallery in Sydney commemorates Scotland`s most famous poet Robert Burns (1759 – 1796). Inaugurated in 1905 by the State Governor in honour of the origins of many Australians. The statue and its plinth was… Continue Reading “Sculpture Saturday #14”

Silent Sunday

For Carol Anne: Darling Harbor, Sydney

Places from our #adventuredownunder we’d visit again

If it’s difficult to whittle down the highlights of our vacation, it’s just as challenging to choose where we’d happily visit again. Our previous vacations in Australia had covered Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide but while we’d investigated much of South Australia and Victoria, there… Continue Reading “Places from our #adventuredownunder we’d visit again”

(Another) Postcard from Sydney II

Our last night in Australia was, for convenience, spent at a hotel in the International Terminal of Sydney Airport. This afforded my beloved a catch up with his Australian distributor while I enjoyed a final day in Sydney in Hyde Park and at the… Continue Reading “(Another) Postcard from Sydney II”