WANDERING UP TO BLACKHEATH VILLAGE IN THE HEATWAVE

WANDERING  UP  TO BLACKHEATH VILLAGE IN THE HEATWAVE

Time to be out and about now the fire risk has subsided. My own garden is a disaster, with only the natives and hydrangeas holding up. But how is everything else going in this awful heatwave I wonder? Well, to my great surprise an ibis has taken

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FIRE, HEAT……AND A MYSTERY ‘EPIDEMIC’

FIRE, HEAT......AND  A MYSTERY 'EPIDEMIC'

UPDATE DECEMBER 24—Poor little Blackheath, under siege again.  A LONG, HOT SUMMER. Such worrying times here in the Blue Mountains and so many other  parts of the country. Officially   ‘catastrophic’ fire risk levels. I notice my husband quietly clearing undergrowth, and testing the petrol fueled water

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