Category Archives: Local TRIPping

Winding Down-Packing Up

The Jacaranda trees have finished their blossoms.  The construction crews have reappeared in Victoria Park to assemble the grandstands for the Clipsal 500 race at the end of February.  The Fringe Festival line up has been released.  All things have

Winding Down-Packing Up

The Jacaranda trees have finished their blossoms.  The construction crews have reappeared in Victoria Park to assemble the grandstands for the Clipsal 500 race at the end of February.  The Fringe Festival line up has been released.  All things have

Goolwa – Port Elliot – Victor Harbor

After spending a great weekend in the Barossa Sue had Monday off as well.  Not wanting to miss the opportunity as our time draws to a close here we decided to take a day trip down to Victor Harbor to

Goolwa – Port Elliot – Victor Harbor

After spending a great weekend in the Barossa Sue had Monday off as well.  Not wanting to miss the opportunity as our time draws to a close here we decided to take a day trip down to Victor Harbor to

Barossa Weekend

We had a busy weekend!  Sue had strategically planned a visit to Angaston Primary on Friday to coincide with our second visit to the Barossa Valley.  Sue had also arranged accommodation at Kaesler’s Vineyards self contained cottages for Friday and

Barossa Weekend

We had a busy weekend!  Sue had strategically planned a visit to Angaston Primary on Friday to coincide with our second visit to the Barossa Valley.  Sue had also arranged accommodation at Kaesler’s Vineyards self contained cottages for Friday and

They are not long, the days of wine and roses

They are not long, the days of wine and roses Ernest Dowson… Très apropos! Alec and I took in a Adelaide ’36ers game earlier in the week.  Pretty good turn out.  I preferred the IBL action we had in E-town.  The

They are not long, the days of wine and roses

They are not long, the days of wine and roses Ernest Dowson… Très apropos! Alec and I took in a Adelaide ’36ers game earlier in the week.  Pretty good turn out.  I preferred the IBL action we had in E-town.  The

BAY TO BIRDWOOD RUN

Sunday Sept. 28th –  BAY TO BIRDWOOD is a car “event” that incorporates a morning Concours d’ Elegance followed by an 830 AM cruise through a predetermined  route terminating at the National Motor Museum in Birdwood.  This event  has a

BAY TO BIRDWOOD RUN

Sunday Sept. 28th –  BAY TO BIRDWOOD is a car “event” that incorporates a morning Concours d’ Elegance followed by an 830 AM cruise through a predetermined  route terminating at the National Motor Museum in Birdwood.  This event  has a

Concours d’Elegance Rose Park

Beyond the pale.  I am probably making a very obscure reference here, but thats pretty much how I roll!  If you can pick up 1/2 of what I am laying down you are doing well.  This gathering made me think

Concours d’Elegance Rose Park

Beyond the pale.  I am probably making a very obscure reference here, but thats pretty much how I roll!  If you can pick up 1/2 of what I am laying down you are doing well.  This gathering made me think

DINNER OUT

Penfolds Magill Estate Restaurant The Nuts and Bolts of a once in a lifetime opportunity follow. You should know we are neither wine connoisseurs nor foodies.   The Magill Estate Restaurant venue was recently refurbished.  The view was perfect for

DINNER OUT

Penfolds Magill Estate Restaurant The Nuts and Bolts of a once in a lifetime opportunity follow. You should know we are neither wine connoisseurs nor foodies.   The Magill Estate Restaurant venue was recently refurbished.  The view was perfect for