Wine


Western Australia has some fantastic wine regions.  Most commonly known are Margaret River and the Swan Valley, but there are so many more emerging.  One of these is the Geographe Region, approximately 2hrs south of Perth, which encompasses the Ferguson Valley, Donnybrook, Capel, Harvey & Busselton. I was lucky enough […]

The Wine Loft – Geographe Region


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The Perth Royal Show conjures up images of fairground rides, glossy animals paraded, families enjoying a day out, showbags, candyfloss, hot dogs and a whole lotta fun.  You may not realise that along with all of this, the team behind the Perth Royal Show also have a very difficult task […]

2017 Perth Royal Food Awards Launch




Its coming up 1.5 years since Martin & Loraine from Pandemonium Estate opened their cellar door in the Swan Valley. They’re still going strong, and are just as lovely & welcoming as the first time I met them, along with still making fantastic wines! Read about my initial Pandemonium experience […]

Vintage in the Valley – Shiraz Launch at Pandemonium Estate



Great wine, great food & great company… definitely the best way to start a Saturday morning!  I was lucky enough to do exactly that this weekend at Sittella Winery in the Swan Valley. Sittella was started by Simon & Maaike Burns back in 1998, after buying the land in the […]

Harvest at Sittella Winery




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92 days of travel, 14 countries, 97 flight hours & countless bottles of wine… Its been 3 months since our last blog post, and 1 month since we arrived back from our around the world trip.  Its definitely been interesting settling back into every day life.  When we left Perth […]

Travel Around the World


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We’ve now been travelling for one month. Its gone so fast, and its incredible what we’ve already seen and experienced. I’m slowly writing up notes on our travel so far, but here is a little taster of what we’ve seen, done & experienced. Cairo, Egypt – Such amazing history in […]

One month of Travel – Our trip so far!



It may have been noticed that we haven’t done all that much blogging recently.  Between 2 jobs, 2 dogs, a horse and a household (and thats just me!) I could say I haven’t found the time, but all of my spare computer time has been spent on research for our […]

Hungry for Wine goes Around the World!