Sorry. I’m being naughty. I’ve just planted the singularly worst song in the universe in your brain for the next couple of days.
But waddya gonna do 🙂
It struck me during the week that I’ve lived in the Bathurst region (in Australia) for about
25 years and while we’ve been lucky enough to travel to some far flung places,
there are spots closer to home that I’ve never visited.
For instance… Abercrombie House (pick yourselves up off the floor local friends)
a Tudor Gothic/Scottish Baronial mansion about 3 minutes (3 MINUTES – I KNOW!)
from the centre of the city and open (ahem) every Sunday I believe.
The … (by all accounts) … gob smacking Kanangra Walls. Just the thing for a
destination: here&now girl who hates heights.
And I have never driven the historic Bridle Track from Bathurst to Hill End.
– Feedback from readers: apparently this road has been cut by a massive earthslide.
It could become a two parter 😦
And when I look at this photo I’m thinking there might be a very good reason for that.
So… two things….
1. I’m setting myself a challenge. I’m going to get out there and see these things
and I shall report back in due course.
2. I’m interested to know what’s on your list. What places are on your doorstep that you’ve never visited? And I’m not just talking Bathurst here. I want your secrets – from anywhere in the world.
And I’m going to add a little sauce. I’m going to set out to do a little sketch something like these….
Refuge Beach, 2011
Capertee Valley, 2008
… and I will randomly select a winner from anyone who comments below and send you a little print of something I see.
So here it is.
The “I’ve Never Been To … But Soon Will … Challenge.”
“Ooh I’ve been to Georgia and California, oh, anywhere I could run
Took the hand of a preacherman and we made love in the sun”
Honestly. What were they thinking.
Abercrombie House pic courtesy Fotki. Bridal Track pics courtesy A Therapy for Pain. Kangangra Walls pic courtesy Grant Dixon Photography