Goulburn River

  The Historic Bridge Seymour spanning the Goulburn River. A history lesson to keep the grey matter active!😝 The Goulburn River is Victoria's biggest river which flows through New South Wales and Victoria and is part of the Murray-Darling Basin.  The Goulburn is 654klms long and begins at Mount Matlock which is situated in the … Continue reading Goulburn River

A Memorial to the Vietnam Veterans

Today we headed off into town to find a dump point and laundromat. To my surprise, just near the tourist information centre I saw this helicopter in the sky. On further investigation I found the 'Welcome to the Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk"The wall holds the names of all Australian personel and tracker dogs who served during … Continue reading A Memorial to the Vietnam Veterans

My name sake

    This Magpie was very friendly. It allowed me to get within half a metre from it and I didn't even have any food.We are still relaxing beside the Murrumbigee River at Hay.  Our front yard for the next couple of days. The camp filled up last night and by mid morning their weren't too many of … Continue reading My name sake

Hay

We walked over 8 klms today. We left our camped, walked into town and visited the Hay Gaol. A very interesting place. It was established in 1878 and has been used as a gaol, maternity hospital, hospital for the insane, compound for prisoners of war during WWII (Japanese & Italian) and finally a maximum security … Continue reading Hay

Happy Travels

On our way to wherever we were heading we came across Binalong. What a quaint little town! John Gilbert (a bushranger,  who was part of the Ben Hall gang) was buried just out of town 150 years ago. So, the Binalong community is celebrating.            On the road again and we travelled to Mirrool. Found a free … Continue reading Happy Travels