Mt Sturgeon – Grampians

We have high hopes for our first day in the Grampians.  Geddit? High … Nevermind. The sky isn’t promising. It’s blue when we start out but then the cloud gets low and we pass through showers on the drive down from Hall’s Gap. Did we make the right decision to go south today?  If we…

Sugarloaf Reservoir (Saddle Dam)

“I want to read a book by a lake,” he says to me as I ply him for inspiration about what to do today. So I open up Google Maps and scan for somewhere large and blue. The reservoir is an hour north east of Melbourne and by the Christmas Hills.  I’m dubious about how…