Happy 24th November

24th November…. Happy 24th November Birthday shared by Billy Connolly, Shane Bourne, Sir Ian Botham and Tracey Whickham 1642 Abel Tasman became the 1st European to discover Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) 1859 Charles Darwin published “On the Origin of Species” … Read More

Spring

Spring – A time of Gentle Beauty

Spring Spring is here and it’s certainly washed 31 The Rocks with its gentle beauty. Month after month we have watched with bated breath as the rain clouds approached. Fingers crossed and hoping that some of that rain that we … Read More

Spring Flowers

Usher in the Cheer of Spring

Spring Spring is in the air…throw open those windows, get outdoors, breath in the sweetness of budding beauty and usher in the cheer of Spring. Spring should have you all feeling a little more alive and energised. This is just … Read More

Grape Vines

Summer! Is a State of Mind

When you think of Summer I bet what comes to mind is “Heat & Humidity” ……Well here on the Granite Belt that usually is not the case. Sure, we have some hot sunny clear days, but generally the nights cool … Read More

Spring Flowers

Spring – Mother Nature’s Speciality

What a wonderful time for Mother Nature. We have had some good soaking Spring rains and beautiful warm sunny days which have transformed the orchards from sleeping sticks to a blush of strong new growth and flowers, tiny little fruits … Read More