Ballarat Begonia Festival Parade – Day 4 of Road Trip March 2020

Monday 9th March 2020 Since my post on our visit to the Begonia flower display and festival, fellow blogger Paol Soren (aka John) went along on the Tuesday, after all the crowds had gone. His post has more wonderful photos of the blooms, and also more detail on the beautiful statuary in the Ballarat Botanic … Continue reading Ballarat Begonia Festival Parade – Day 4 of Road Trip March 2020

Albury to Ballarat – Day 2 of Road Trip March 2020

(Driving Distance Approximately 420klm or 260 miles) Saturday 7th March 2020 An alternative title for this post could have been Today was Talk and Travel Day. For our first night on the road, we chose a modestly-priced motel in Albury, not far from the Hume Highway. I'd booked directly over the phone with the owner, … Continue reading Albury to Ballarat – Day 2 of Road Trip March 2020