Tag: gold rush

Winter Wonderland at Sovereign Hill

Over the weekend I took a trip to Ballarat to visit Sovereign Hill, an outdoor museum showing how it was during the Gold Rush of the 19th century. My daughter wanted to go and see the Winter Wonderland they had there, it was their Christmas in July spectacular. We weren’t sure what we would get […]

Weekend Wanderings – Sovereign Hill

With this new blog my focus can be here a little more and while I sort out some things. I thought this weekend I might just do a Weekend Wandering post and then do a catching up post tomorrow. Or I may just put them both back together, who knows, will see how this goes. […]

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Finding Abandoned Homes

Driving around the countryside in Victoria, Australia, you are bound to come across old homes that are home to no one anymore. Some of them are easy to get to, while others you need to get permission to go there. They are made from different assorted materials. Usually very small. It is amazing to consider […]