Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Mount Wilson Gates 6

A nice metal gate is a very classy I reckon.  What is the purpose of a gate I wonder, to keep people out or invite people in?

Monday, 30 May 2016

Mount Wilson Gates 5

This is Nooroo. Like many of the gardens it is open to the public,  It's famous for its Wisteria collection but I really like the camellia hedge near the gate.

Sunday, 29 May 2016

Mount Wilson Gates 4

Some of the gates are more humble, but how majestic is that tree.

Saturday, 28 May 2016

Mount Wilson Gates 3

Ooo some of these gardens are posh.  They must need an army of gardeners to keep things clipped and tidy.

Friday, 27 May 2016

Mount Wilson Gates 2

We are strolling down Church Lane.  The gardens nestle among lush native rainforest where there are tall tree ferns like the ones behind this gate.  That's Church Lane below, I love the rock walls.

Thursday, 26 May 2016

Mount Wilson Gates 1

It was a glorious Autumn day so we decided to go on an excursion to Mount Wilson, a delightful and quite remote mountain village blessed with perfect soil and conditions for cool climate gardens.   Let me take you for a walk past the gates of the grand gardens.

Thursday, 17 March 2016

Historic Hartley

Hartley is a great little spot with lovely old buildings.  I have shown you some of them before here,  here and here.

Tuesday, 15 March 2016


Another day, another lunch out enjoying the beautiful weather.

@ Old Hartley Post Office Cafe, Hartley

Monday, 14 March 2016


Here is one of the sandstone sculptures that are placed around the lake. I have shown others here and here

@ Wentworth Falls Lake, Wentworth Falls

Sunday, 13 March 2016

Extended Summer

With the magic summer weather continuing into Autumn it's perfect for a picnic.

@Wentworth Falls Lake, Wentworth Falls