The Great Oz Eddventure #91 – Kosciuszko National Park

We have just come back from a short stay at Kosciuszko National Park which is just a few hours drive out of Canberra.  This is where the ‘Australian Alps’ are and also Australia’s highest mountain Mount Kosciuszko.  The views, Snowy River, Snow Gums and the snow make it all great bush walking!  One walk we went […]

Behind the Lines – Political Cartoon Exhibition at Old Parliament House

Today I went to the Old Parliament House to have a look at their political cartoon exhibition ‘Behind the Lines’.  They had three rooms showcasing the years best cartoons from a variety of different cartoonists (favourites being Leunig, First Dog on the Moon, and David Pope) displaying a variety of artistic styles documenting the different […]

The Great Oz Eddventure #86 – The Bowerbird’s Bower

A couple of weeks ago Hazel found a Satin Bowerbird’s bower at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.  I couldn’t wait to see it for myself and so was excited when Hazel showed me it at the beginning of this week.  It is such an amazing construction by the bird, and what is even more amazing is […]