Marginal Country……that’s what we live in, meaning, in part, rain is marginal…… we live in a 8-9 inch (200-225mm) rainfall country, so we don’t ask for much. You look after the land out here when it dries off, wait for the rain, and the land will respond, green, seeding grasses that dry off, but still full of goodness.
The wind lately has been just rude: strong, lazy, and unforgiving to any part of your skin that is exposed. Yes we need wind, yes we need winter, but does it have to be so generous? Yesterday I was part of the crew heading to The Mountain. On Thursday, the crew had mustered “the Valley” side […]
Last Saturday, #BossMan, Anthony and Ronald went and pulled Bruiser’s bore, there was a hole in the 2nd length of casing. The weather has been just suffocatingly hot. They didn’t pull all the casing out, just replaced the casing with the hole and put everything back down. No wind. So they drove away not knowing […]
I’ve been meaning to write this next blog for ages, but watching Australian Story the other night, which I felt was just so inspirational, touched me so, for many reasons. Hats off to you Brian & Nerida Egan your selflessness, courage and motivation it’s just so hard to describe the huge measure of appreciation, what a […]