Progress at the Hot Springs

I haven’t been for a morning walk for a while so it was good to get out for a long walk this morning. I did most of my usual walk route and was surprised to find an incredible amount of progress on the work related to the Hot Springs here in Metung. This is the…

A bike ride from Nicholson to Bruthen and back.

The ride is 21 kms each way and it was a beautiful day for a ride. Along the way there is a huge wombat burrow where the soil that has been removed by the wombat has started to pile up on the cycle trail. You can see where the orange gravel/dirt has spread onto the…

Some aspects of my morning Metung walks .

We are so fortunate to have so many walking tracks around Metung.  I can find many different trails to use for my morning walk but I tend to stay with my favourite ones.  I recently did a five kms  five days challenge just for something different.  My usual walk is closer to 7 km.  It…


I have poor hearing and so I wear hearing aids.  During this pandemic things have been more difficult as I often rely on lip reading to ensure I have heard correctly. Obviously with mask wearing I can no longer rely on lip reading to help me out.   I can totally relate to this picture.

Tour de Vines starting in Metung.

This was our first stop on our way to a two day Tour de Vines cycle ride from Beechworth to Bright. A group of five of us travelled from Metung, over Mount Hotham to Bright, stopping at Omeo so I could tick off one of my wishes, to have lunch at the Golden Age Hotel….