A Photo A Week Challenge: Opposite Weather

Winter in the Huon Valley

It’s summer here in Australia but thankfully my corner of Tasmania is not as hot and fiery as the rest of the country. I haven’t experienced winter on the northwest coast yet so here are some images from past winters in the Huon Valley.

image Huon River
Huon River – Winter Sunday morning 2014
We get a bit of fog here, especially in wintertime. 2015
frosty morning 2015
Huonville -Bus Stop in the rain.
Snow in Geeveston 2017


Born in England in 1957 my family came to Australia in 1966. I grew up in Adelaide, South Australia, where I met and married my husband David. We came together over a mutual love of trains. Both of us worked for the railways for many years, his job was with Australian National Railways, while I spent 12 years working for the STA, later TransAdelaide the Adelaide city transit system. After leaving that job I worked in hospitality until 2008. We moved to Tasmania in 2002 to live in the beautiful Huon Valley. David passed away in 2015 and I'm here on my own now but I have Cindy the dog and Polly the cat to keep me company. I currently co-write two Wordpress blogs with my sister Naomi. Our doll blog "Dolls, Dolls, Dolls", and "Our Other Blog" which is about everything else but with a focus on photographs and places in Tasmania.


    • Yes, they have been getting it off and on for a few weeks depending on the way the wind is going. We’re fine today but Canberra and Melbourne have very poor air quality.


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