DSC07822

Three gardens in one day: the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

These photos are from a fortnight ago, in the middle of more Australian spring celebrations, this time at Toowoomba (less than 2 hours drive west of Brisbane).  We visited 3 gardens in one day, and still missed out on many others that were open and blooming during the Carnival of Flowers.  Thanks to dad who loaned…

DSC01466

Spring in Canberra: so many flowers!

  So I’m finally catching up on some posts from my recent travels around south-eastern Australia.  Aside from being busy, I guess I was sulking because my Sony Alpha went and died on me during my stay in Canberra with my friend and colleague Georgiahistoria.  The camera on an iPhone4 is better than nothing, but…

DSC09655

A weekend of spring weddings in Sydney

Today especially was a brilliant day, not just for getting married, but for getting gorgeous wedding photos in the bright, warm weather.  Spring has arrived in Sydney, and there were more wedding parties than I’ve ever seen out and about this weekend making the most of the season, the blossoming flowers, the historic architecture, and the…