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…

Metung Hot Springs

A long time between drinks! Again it has been a while since I have been on WordPress and I now have at last got the urge to do a post. I recently went for what used to be my regular morning walk but since COVID has happened the walks have been few and far between. …

Our very own Winter Festival

It is winter here in Australia and here in East Gippsland we are having our very own winter festival for the first time. A festival which includes workshops, beautiful art installations, wine, local produce and live music. The Festival has venues throughout the East Gippsland region and Metung has several events to look forward to…

Some recent weather events

Australia has had some fairly severe weather recently with floods being the most recent.  Fortunately for us we have not been troubled by flood although when we were away this week, so I could participate in a group bike ride, our village had 60mm of rainfall in one day.  That is a huge amount compared…

Changes to our front road.

Since the repair of the culvert on our front road the council has graded the road so it is looking very smooth.  They have since watered the road each day for about four days and the next step was the sealing of the road.  This is a huge step as we have been in the…

Too much water

The recent heavy rains in January proved to be too much for our road to cope with.  The road out the front of our house is a dirt road and there is a culvert just to the right of our property.  The culvert flooded as the dirt from the road and surrounding properties blocked the…