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Camera Talk - part 2

Posted: 03/12/2017 at 23:04

Wonderful photos Liri - love the ones that show how the same view changes with the light and the weather


Just caught up on ths thread for the first time for ages (stuck in an airport, with a delayed plane ).  Love the Bay of Gardens photos Fidget .....maybe a stopover next time we head downunder.  And Great atmospheric views from Scroggin, Joyce and Fairy.  Don’t think I’d be getting that close to those deer though 


Thanks for taking the time to share.  Maybe when we’re home (and I’m getting withdrawal symptoms) I’ll put on a selection of my Aussie highlights πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί

Last edited: 03 December 2017 23:10:00

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 03/12/2017 at 06:27

Its our last day in Melbourne Pat - just heading out to St Kilda for sunset πŸŒ….  Off to Adelaide (and the Ashes ) tomorrow ....and then its time to go home .  Have had the most amazing time 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 03/12/2017 at 04:51

Its taken its time following me Pat ......but I knew I’d bring rain wth me  β˜”οΈβ˜”οΈβ˜”οΈ

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 01/12/2017 at 22:19


Here’s the thingies specially for you Fairy.  Didn’t realise one was a boy til I resized them for you 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 01/12/2017 at 22:11

Welcome back Liri, and many congrats on your new grandson .  Will you get to visit soon?  Hope OH is soon on the road to recovery = sounds nasty 


The thingies are fairies, Fairy.  They are new additions to the emoji library - didn’t realise not everybody can see them 


Aunty Rach - R4 don’t get editing rights to the music choices on DiD - you get some very un-R4 stuff on there 


Great news for Possum = are both the options in Belgium? Sorry the last few weeks have been stressful for all.


Expecting more rain here Pat - plus the temps have dropped from 36 to 16 .  Think we are being gradually acclimatised for coming home 

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Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 01/12/2017 at 11:42

Love DiD Pdoc ....always choosing my 8 tracks ....but they change each time I do it 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 01/12/2017 at 11:39

We’re ok Pat - staying in Port Fairy tonight (how could we not 🧚🏻‍β™€οΈπŸ§šπŸ»‍β™€οΈπŸ§šπŸ»‍♀️).  Have had hardly any rain all day, and the Great Ocean Road was stunning 



Seems from the news that Melbourne is getting pretty soggy though - back there tomorrow night, so we shall see.


Fab bike Hosta - would be great to put it through its paces somewhere special .  Hope you’re enjoying your bday - is there cake πŸŽ‚ ?

Hello Forkers . November 2017

Posted: 30/11/2017 at 21:46

Prefab Sprout  .......now there’s a blast from the past 


Sounds chilly - hope you’re all keeping warm.❄️


Happy Birthday Hosta ......your birthday has well and truly started here, even if you do still have a few more hours to wait where you are.


Off to drive the Great Ocean Road today  πŸŒ‚πŸŒŠπŸ’¦πŸŒŠ

Hello Forkers . November 2017

Posted: 30/11/2017 at 05:49

Hi Pat, welcome back Bushman


Boiling hot here in Melbourne, but apparently about to get unprecedented rainstorms - local news full of dire predictions of flooding .  Not sure my “emergency rain poncho” is going to cut the mustard β˜”οΈβ˜”οΈβ˜”οΈ 

Hello Forkers . November 2017

Posted: 28/11/2017 at 07:07

I like the beeps on my car - helps improve my appalling parking skills 


Petal sounds perfect for your wallaby Pat .  Hot here too !


Glad Lizzie and Dove had a good catchup - got a soft spot for Norwich myself.


Thanks for the Olgas tips Obxx - sadly we have run out of evenings - but did our own star gazing session last night - most disorienting to find poor old Orion upside down.  We loved the Manley ferry trip though.


LilyP - flies have not bothered us as I have been rocking this look .....rather fetching, I’m sure you’ll agree



Leave for Melbourne early tomorrow - but have fallen in love 😍 with the red centre


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