Sunday, December 18, 2011

Finally some pics from our Lake Hume getaway *warning large photo content!*

I've finally got around to uploading some pics from our little holiday back in October.
We went away for just 1 week down to Lake Hume at Wodonga....it was a really lovely spot & a great base to then have day trips out & about the area....  We had a fabulous time, but of course, it all went way too quickly!

So here are some of the pics from our trip....


^ A stopoff break at the "Dog on the Tuckerbox" - Gundagai


^ Another stop to break up the trip at Holbrook - HMAS Otway.



^ The gorgeous park that we stayed in


Views on the way to Mt Beauty - Snow capped tips of Mt Bogong in the background


^ A Gorgeous little church in Bright


Lunch at the Black Bird Cafe - Bright


^ The main street of Bright


^ The Alpine Hotel - Bright



^ A cute little Christmas shop in Bright


A gorgeous little paved laneway in Bright



^ The leaning pole of Bright



^ The Ovens River - Bright



The Canyon Walk - Bright





^ The Ovens River


^ A burnt out area along the Ovens River


^ Overlooking Tallangatta & Lake Hume


^ Lake Hume


^ Where to next?  Checking out the map & planning which way to go.....


^ Picnic at Lake Dartmouth


^ Lake Dartmouth


^ Dartmouth


^ Walking along one of the many rail trails




^ Gorgeous Clydesdales at Beechworth


^ Old Beechworth


^ Metal sculpture of Ned Kelly - Beechworth


^ Old Beechworth jail

 

^ Taste testing at Beechworth Honey



^ Beechworth Brewery




^ Yummy pizza lunch at the Brewery




^ Ned Kelly monument - Glenrowan










^ The old cobblestone gutters in Yackandandah





^ Morning tea & lunch at The Sticky Tart Cafe - Yackandandah


^ Main street of Yackandandah




^ Old stone bridge at Yackandandah




^ Handcut gorge at Yackandandah Creek





^ Me playing around with my camera & the moving waters of the creek



   


^ Old miners hut - Yackendandah



 
^ Trying to get to the top of Mt Big Ben, but stopped by this fallen tree about 3/4 of the way up....
  

 

 ^ Main street of Chiltern



^ A rather witty sign outside the visitors information at Rutherglen















 ^ Main Street of Rutherglen


^ Migrant monument @ Bonegilla


^ Old Migrant camp at Bonegilla


^ Lake Hume


If you've managed to get this far....thank you & I hope you have enjoyed the photos from our little trip to NE Victoria.

Thanks for visiting!  xx

2 comments:

Charlotte, Danmark said...

Your photos are absolutely beautiful. It seems like you've had a wonderful trip and have seen many interesting places.
I want so much to go to Australia and all your beautiful photos want me to go there even more.
Love,
Charlotte

Lizzy Hill said...

Just had to comment on your fantastic photos ~ & I used to live in Vic, so these brought back some long ago memories. Bright & surrounds are a LOVELY part of Oz... love your scrapping style... think I'll become a follower so I don't have to keep finding your blog:) Have a great NY:):)

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