Category Archives: Australia

By February 7, 2020

Those who have suffered so much as a result of the fires that raged through many areas of the South Coast, NSW are still feeling very raw. Many tears are being shed as they grieve the loss of their homes, businesses, livelihood and, most heartbreaking of all, precious loved ones who have lost their lives


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By January 24, 2020

Fires have ravaged many areas of the South Coast, NSW in recent weeks. In fact, someone who we are close to lost their home in Lake Conjola on the South Coast, NSW on New Year’s Eve so we have a little understanding of just how hard it is for both individuals and the wider community.


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Railway Square Junee
By November 1, 2019

After Griffith, we headed into the final days of our week-long road trip. One of the main reasons for this road trip was to get a better perspective on how the people in drought-affected areas of the Riverina and its environs, were coping. We wanted to invest into these areas in a small way, with


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The old produce store Binalong
By October 25, 2019

While Goulburn isn’t in the Riverina region, we made it the first stop in our weeklong road trip (see ‘Our Road Trip’ blog from last week). From the outset of this road trip we noticed a strong camaraderie, a sense of humour and a ‘can do’ attitude between the locals. Our last stop in Goulburn


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By October 18, 2019

Mid-last week Graeme and I set out on a week-long road trip around the Riverina region of NSW. One of the main reasons for this road trip was to support the rural communities who are doing it tough as a result of the drought. Graeme travels A LOT both nationally and internationally, so the idea


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