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Australian Country6 min read
Bright Spark
meg Bignell tells it like it is. The Tasmanian novelist says she started blogging to save her sanity and reassure other young mothers that they weren’t alone in the battle against the mind-numbing mundanity of parenthood. “I’d always written things d
Australian Country4 min read
At Rainbow’s End
With her strong media background, Helen Swinton says she thought she was way too pragmatic to be swayed by a photograph. But there she was, standing on a hilltop on the western side of the NSW Blue Mountains, looking at views of the Kanimbla Valley,
Australian Country5 min read
Balancing Act
It takes 152 bottles of sparkling wine to fill a bathtub. I haven’t actually tested this assertion, but it’s a piece of information I picked up on a highly informative tour of the drives, as the underground cellars at the Seppelt winery in Great West