Tag Archives: Grampians

Easter 2016

Another glorious Easter camping out west at Mount Arapilies, scrambling up and over rocks with my two best guys, going to bed exhausted and sleeping warm on cool desert evenings. It was my slight return to climbing after a year … Continue reading

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Easter 2013

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Change it up

Got a new job again this week. Three different jobs in about a year. Gots me some ants in my pants, apparently. This time last year I was working at SEEK, Australia’s number one job website. It was a terrific … Continue reading

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Hardest of the sorta hard

About five years ago, right around the time my first baby came along, time suddenly became very, very scarce. Being time-poor had never really been a problem for me. Were I raised in the era of my old man, of … Continue reading

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Wild and wooly: Easter 2012

Back from five days camping in the Grampians, and my, that was some big challenges faced and overcome. I go camping and climbing with my oldest boy Ned quite a bit – see here, here and here – but this … Continue reading

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Wild and west

Me and my boy Ned are just back from five days travelling out in Western Victoria visiting the formerly drought-stricken but now lushly-watered landscapes of the Wimmera. Five days of just the two of us on big open horizons and … Continue reading

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Scaling great heights

In Easter of this year my 2 1/2 year old son Ned and I went camping for four days in the Grampians. We stayed in Stapylton campground in the north, and there were heaps of buddies around doing the Easter … Continue reading

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