Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

La Cantina

Distracted by wine (…especially red wine), I will always pause when passing a winery, to sample their wares if appropriate! Also, these bottles look super shiny and pretty all stacked up and ready to buy!


Image credit By Sarah ©2017;   La Cantina Winery, King Valley VIC

Prompt: Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge, Distractions “Oooh, shiny!”

Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

Satisfaction is…Bushwalking

There is nothing I find more satisfying that communing with nature and grounding myself with a bushwalk. Even better if that bushwalk has a spectacular peak and/or view at the end. Here are just a few photos of my favourites!

The Pinnacle, Grampians National Park

Mt Glenrowan, Warby National Park

Gorge Walk, Mt Buffalo National Park

The Balconies, Grampians National Park

Mt Pilot, Mt Pilot National Park

Bullawah Cultural Trail, Wangaratta

Mt Taylor, Canberra 

Roper Lookout, Falls Creek

Paradise Falls, King Valley

Prompt: Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge, satisfaction

Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

Unusual

A collection of ‘big’ things…


The Big Merino, Goulburn NSW


The Big Gumboot,  Taihape, Manawatu-Whanganui, North Island, NZ


The Big Lobster, Kingston South East, South Australia


The Big Murray Cod, Swan Hill, Victoria


The Big Cherry, Wyuna, Victoria


The Big Olive, Tailem Bend, South Australia


The Big Banana, Coffs Harbor, New South Wales


The Big Pineapple, Woombye, Queensland


The Big Koala, Dadwells Bridge, Victoria


The Big Fruit, Cromwell, Central Otago, South Island, NZ

Not sure what the fascination is that Australia and New Zealand have with ‘big things’ but it makes for interesting road trips! My bucket list consists of taking this trip one day and seeing all 150 big things…

https://www.travelwheels.com.au/site/big-things-of-australia/

Prompt: Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge, unusual


Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

Swing Bridge

From serious….


To silly….


Photos of our wedding day on the swing bridge at the base of Mt Buffalo. I love the contrast in the two photos and the movement of the bridge as we jump up and down. You can see the wooden wave!

Image credits John Mitchell Photography

Prompt: Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge, Word: bridge

Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

McKenzie Falls

The falls in the upper section (pictured above) form a triangle shape  (delta 🔺) and depict constant change as the water rushes and flows, spilling down to the next level. 


Even in the lower section, the pool is not the end of the line. The water continues on, escaping out a narrow mouth down the river. 


Continually changing; moving water.


Image credits By Sarah ©2017


Prompt: Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge, Word: delta

Daily Post Weekly Challenge

Mullinmurr

Story: Uncle Freddie Dowling, Artist: Anderson Hunt

This is a sculpture along the Bullawah Cultural Trail telling the creation story of the platypus. Platypus (Mullinmurr) was born of mismatched love of Widjul (black duck) and Nunjarri (water rat), who were forced into a nomadic life due to their union. The Mullinmurr story explores the playful side of relationships and the dangers of forbidden love.

You can watch the story and learn more by watching this video:

Prompt: Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge, Word: transient

Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

Release

Image By Sarah ©


This photo is a contradiction of itself. Portraying both order and chaos – the order of everyone releasing their confetti at the same time while conversely, creating chaos with this same release.

I love this photo which was taken at a friend’s wedding in 2012.

Prompt: Weekly Photo Challenge, Task: Share an image that sends chaos packing (neatly).

Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Haiku, Photos by Sarah, Poetry by Sarah

Hide and Seek

nose hard to the ground


following the trace of a


prize not well hidden


By Sarah ©2017

My clever boy, Archie, who can seek and find anything with his amazing nose…even if I don’t want him to!

Prompts – Daily Post Daily Prompt, Daily Post Photo Challenge
Word: trace
Task: friend

Daily Post Weekly Challenge, Photos by Sarah

Corryong Fog


Image credit: By Sarah ©, Corryong, Victoria.

This evanescent fog in a stunning landscape, made for a special stop at this roadside lookout. A cherished memory of one of the last road trips taken with a dear friend.

Prompt: Weekly Photo Challenge, Task: Show a moment in time that holds meaning for you – ev·a·nes·cent [evəˈnes(ə)nt] – adj. Soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence; quickly fading or disappearing.

foggy