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  • Red fire black opal

    The Living Fire

    They’re called stones fallen from heaven, living fire, an anchor stone of hope. Some swear they made the owner invisible. We just call them opals and their story is magical. […]

     
     
  • A rainbow lorikeet - just too cheery for words

    Sunday Morning Twittering

    It’s a sunny Sunday morning and the air is full of birdsong. Australia’s birds are a riot of noise, colour and character, so please meet the beaks behind the tweets. […]

     
     
  • Fancy a hot date?

    Fancy a hot date?

    Are you stuck for the ideal romantic gift, something that will last a lifetime and also be a daily reminder of your affection? Why not forge your love in steel? […]

     
     
  • Caught in a mamoth dusk storm in the Australian outback on the road from Innamincka

    And we’re back!

    The fog has lifted from our broken website now we have left the outback and re-joined the internet world, so let’s start with a little treat from our Flickr account. […]

     
     
  • Our tented camp in the wild - bliss

    Home, sweet home

    Geoff has been busy working on the Troopy – our new adventure wagon – and I have been measuring it up for curtains and mossie nets. But there’s something missing…. […]

     
     
  • Our view from the deck looking north up Lovett Bay

    Our home by the sea

    We have managed to find all kinds of great places to stay and live in our travels. This time we are awash with even more good luck than usual.   […]

     
     
 
 
 

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