Sharon’s affinity with the flora of the Australian bush: a brief history.

I have the love of plants running in my veins; my mother loved the plants in her garden (she in turn inherited this love from her mother.) Every plant seemed to thrive under Mum’s watch – succulents, grevilleas, other natives, ferns and cacti. Although I don’t think she ever tried indoor plants. I remember asContinue reading “Sharon’s affinity with the flora of the Australian bush: a brief history.”

National Trust Community Heritage

National Trust Community Heritage Competition Winner. My story about remembering the old ‘Coles Caf’ in Bendigo and what it meant to a young mum new to town has won the National Trust project called Australia’s Community Heritage. As part of the launch the Trust ran a competition whereby all contributions to the site before SeptemberContinue reading “National Trust Community Heritage”

Australia’s Community Heritage Win!

I just received the following message to say my story has won an Australian wide writing competition! I am rapt as the story meant a great deal to me. “Recently and as part of the launch the ACH we ran a competition whereby all contributions to the site before September 6 would go in theContinue reading “Australia’s Community Heritage Win!”