2021 in review (Part 2)…

The Buster shipwreck on Woolgoolga Beach

April/May The storms that caused so much heartbreak in March moved a huge amount of sand along the coastline and deposited a lot of flotsam on our beaches. All types of things from logs to coconuts were washed up. The moving sands also revealed the wreck of The Buster on … Continue reading

Oh my! How time flies. 2021 in review (Part 1)…

The breakfast-time view from our back patio.

Well, here we are; we’ve been living in paradise for over a year already and I see that it’s been a year since I updated the blog. How did that happen? Where has the time gone? We’ve done a huge amount to our home in that time and are thoroughly … Continue reading

We do love to be beside the seaside…

Morning light at Corindi Beach

Well, it’s been almost four weeks since we arrived. While we were disappointed with the condition of the house, we do love it here. The walk to the beach is a quick and easy one; Stephen goes for a quick dip a couple of times a day, most days. We … Continue reading

Home to Corindi Day 9 – Tamworth-Corindi Beach

Corindi Beach NYE 2020

Today is New Year’s Eve and it was our final day on the road. We had a short drive, just over 4 hours through some beautiful country. The green pastures gave way to the mountains of the Great Dividing Range. Everywhere from Tamworth to the coast has had plenty of … Continue reading

Home to Corindi Day 4 – Border Village Roadhouse-Ceduna

Animal warning signs

Our drive today was a shorter one, just on five hours, so we had a later start. We began the day with a full breakfast of scrambled eggs and bacon in the restaurant. It was delicious, but way too much food. We could have shared a meal and still probably … Continue reading

Home to Corindi Day 3 – Norseman-Border Village Roadhouse

Rooey II The big kangaroo

I really don’t know why anyone would live in a place like Norseman. I can’t imagine anyone ever saying they enjoyed living there. We made an even earlier start today, we were on the road at 6am. I didn’t sleep well, it was too warm and Jet was pretty restless. … Continue reading