West Coast Trip.

After a couple of pretty stressful weeks, it was time to get out of the house and go on a weekender and the West Coast was calling. After seeing a few posts on Facebook of some of the Hydro dams spilling we thought this would be a prime opportunity to go and check them out... Continue Reading →

Campbell Rivulet Falls.

Campbell Rivulet Falls. After working on vehicles for the past 3 days I was sick of it and needed a break so we decided to head in a south-easterly direction and see where the road took us. We had 3 options today and we couldn't make up our mind on which place to check out... Continue Reading →

Tullah Camping Trip.

After a cold wet windy miserable week of weather, we were keen to get out and hopefully enjoy some good weather on the weekend..... FAIL.... But a bit of rain has never stopped us before, so we were off to Tullah for the weekend to camp on Lake Rosebery. Day 1. So after work on... Continue Reading →

Mt Stewart Mine Trip

Our first camping trip for the season and a trip where Dirk Jacinta and I went for a swim. Day 1. After arriving and setting up camp in Luina for our trip to Mt Stewart Mine we all said our hello's and ended up going separate ways for a few hours.  Bradley, Heidi, Cruz, Dirk... Continue Reading →

Lord Brassey Mine Trip

It is hard to believe but Lord Brassey Mine is a world-famous mineral locality.  This former nickel mine is the type locality for heazlewoodite and hellyerite, and the source of many rare minerals, including awaruite, dypingite, retgersite, reevesite, theophrastite and several new, unnamed minerals.  I have absolutely no idea what any of that is but... Continue Reading →

Chester Mine Underground

Although the main objective of this trip was to finish off our adventure in and around the Chester area Jacinta and I decided to make the weekend of it and stay down in Tullah and check out a few other areas.  Now once again the weather man threatened us with abuse of storms gale winds rain... Continue Reading →

Chester Mine – Open Cut

Well they say bad things happen in three's and today they did..... Broke the Drone, Wheel nearly fell off the Cruiser and Trailer Pin worked its way out  and lost the trailer with the 'Slug' on it (Fastest it has ever moved).  But that still wasn't enough to wreck the great day out. After a couple... Continue Reading →

Lake Spicer Track

Yet again Tassie doesn't disappoint this place was spectacular. Until Friday I hadn't even heard of this place and was planning a relatively quite weekend as Jacinta was working and I thought I better catch up on a few Jobs but late on Friday night I receive a text message asking whether I was keen to... Continue Reading →

Back to Waratah… Again

This place is just a goldmine for exploring it is unbelievable the things there are to look at in such a small area and I reckon we are still only scratching the surface. As good as it is it is also bloody cold and generally wet and I'm not to sure why I insist on... Continue Reading →

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