Our new events calendar

Have you seen the new events calendar on this site?  As we get events sent to us these are added to our calendar and the list is on the right-hand menu. So events this month so far relate to Moomba Fest, Greenpeace boat arrival at Port Phillip and the Amazing Photography Race. If you have […]

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Dirty Dozen Bike Ride

Do you enjoy hill climbing and road rides? Today (February 17th) we noticed a lot of cyclists pass by our house, in dribs and drabs.  Some went sailing by only to return later to go down one of the streets opposite our home. Others took the first street on their left, some the second. I’m […]

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Selby Sunset

If you live in Melbourne, or see Melbourne news. you’ll be aware of the bush fires we’ve been having here and the very dry season. Very grateful for the 5mm of rain that dropped this morning here, and I hope other areas were as fortunate as well. Last night we had the most amazing sunset, […]

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Japanese Summer Festival 2013

Last Sunday I experienced my first Japanese Summer Festival with a number of other photographers and it was a wonderful afternoon with the most perfect weather. Totally enjoyed the event. Found out about it via the Melbourne Street Photographers Meetup group.  So glad I went. Here are some pics from the day. You can see […]

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Valentine’s Day in Melbourne

If you are still looking for somewhere to go on Valentine’s Day in Melbourne, the link below lists a few places that may still be available. It’s late Summer here in Melbourne, Australia and hopefully that means it will be a lovely Summer’s evening for all to wander the city or the beaches and enjoy […]

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Overian Cancer Awareness

February is the month for Ovarian Cancer Awareness. (sourced from OnlyMelbourne.com.au) Each year in Australia Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month is held in February to raise awareness of ovarian cancer and to recognise women, their families and friends affected by ovarian cancer. Throughout the month Ovarian Cancer Australia will be hosting a range of activities and […]

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AFL Grand Final today

The whole city is gripped with Australian Football League  (AFL) Grand Final fever it would seem. I cannot confess to being a footy fan myself. I was as a kid in South Australia but since shifting to Melbourne over 20 years ago I really lost the passion for it. My home team wasn’t there and […]

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Tulip Festival 2012

The Tesselaar Tulip Festival is held every year from mid September to mid October. This year it’s 13 September to 9 October. I’ve been once already but might go again. Mondays are ‘Mad Mondays’ and almost half price and as I’m only really there for the photography I usually only stay an hour, or two […]

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Royal Melbourne Show

The Royal Melbourne Show marks the September School holidays and the last school holidays before the Christmas Break. I always have enjoyed going but don’t go every year.  Always so much to do at it. I like to go to see the animals, action and activities, rather than go on rides these days. Of course, […]

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Melbourne Lights

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