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Alison Homestead, Wyong.

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The village where I now live organizes regular monthly bus tours to local places of interest. This month we visited the historic Alison Homestead in Alison Road, Wyong. This beautiful house and museum is open to the public Sundays to … Continue reading

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Raymond Terrace and Morpeth

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At the weekend, friends and I drove a short way up the coast to the beautiful historic towns of Raymond Terrace and Morpeth. Jacaranda Avenue in Raymond Terrace is particularly lovely in the Spring. Naturally, I took my camera šŸ™‚

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A tour of THE ART HOUSE, WYONG

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May was the month when Wyong finally celebrated the opening of its long anticipated Art House and the first shows in the venue have been a major success. I attended one of the celebration concerts and, I must say, I … Continue reading

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Sculpture on the Greens at Kooindah Waters

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We visited Kooindah Waters today to take a look at some of the Sculpture on the Greens exhibit. This is just a small sample of the sculpture on display, and some of the most interesting pieces didn’t lend themselves to … Continue reading

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A visit to the CC Marine Discovery Centre


We keep passing the Marine Discovery Centre at Terrigal and promising ourselves to take a look inside, but last weekend we actually did. It’sĀ a fascinating aquatic museum and educational facility that aims to encourage community understanding and involvement in the … Continue reading

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Pearl Beach

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Pearl Beach isĀ truly the jewel of the Coast. It’s home to a small and friendly community, and the Pearl Beach Community Hall puts on regular events and concerts. Coming up in March they’re having an evening of OPERA IN THEĀ ARBORETUMĀ (please … Continue reading

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In and around Shorethyme, Norah Head 2014


At the weekend we drove to Norah Head and had lunch at Shorethyme, a restaurant that provides an attractive space where local artists exhibit their work. The current exhibition, until November 9, is “Unframed” featuring the work of Amanda Anderson, … Continue reading

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