Tropical pink.





To my eyes, this fuchsia has some dark pink in it

Dahlias with a touch of pink.




Wildflowers or one of our newer wildflower like bushes
















In a few weeks, many paddocks will look like this

as canola crops bloom.


Much of the hay rolls are produce during late spring

and sometimes left out over summer. 

Although I always liked to have mine carted in

as soon as they were baled.


Real beach weather is summertime in Victoria


The reds…


…and golds of Autumn…


…precede what can be a cold wet Winter.


We ventured out with the boys,

partners and one granddaughter,

in the depths of winter, to

experience Winter Wonderland…


…in mid-July this year.


The first signs of Spring come during winter.

Eerlicheer jonquils…



…followed by, in front and back yards

and along roadside verges,

wattle trees…


…in full bloom in August.



One Word Sunday Challenge:...Seasonal









the sloping side of a hill

Most of Western Victoria’s ‘Mountains‘,

such as Mt Elephant, are little more

than hills when compared to the

younger mountains of other countries.


Moorabool Valley

A foggy Moorabool Valley


A summer fog over the Moorabool Valley


Weekly Prompt Photo Challenge:  Hillside






Black and White Challenge.


Carlton and United Brewery’s team

of draught horses often sighted

around Melbourne.

Tractor drivers need slightly different senses

and skills than those required for

driving a sedan.

A train driver’s life would have been interesting.


Not so sure about this train.

Steam roller

A Melbourne tram driver…no thanks.










 This field of wildflowers would look pretty

when dancing in the breeze…


…as would these (I think) iris.

This cereal crop is at just the right height

to dance when the breeze picks up.










the expression or application of human creative skill
and imagination, typically in a visual form such as
painting or sculpture, producing works to
be appreciated primarily for their beauty
or emotional power.

I think I like street art because

it is on a grand scale.


What was I saying about a grand scale? 

Unfortunately, the Geelong Cement Works

met its maker in April 2020,

along with its art.


The outside of a toilet block in Geelong


Some of Geelong’s…


…Laneway Art.

A small country town (Corindhap) about halfway

to Ballarat, turned an aging pine tree

Avenue of Honour into

an Avenue of Honour of Statues.

And I have been told on several occasions…


…that there is no skill in photography.

I beg to differ! 

However, I believe art is

in the eye of the beholder.


One Word Sunday Challenge:...Art