Over the Anzac Day long weekend we went camping in Lerderderg State Park, 14,250 hectares of rocky, scrubby bush about an hour north-west of Melbourne. Normally we avoid camping in school holidays and on long weekends. We prefer to stage 'commando' camping raids on regular weekends, doing a quick set-up on Friday night and driving [...]
A belated post after our camping trip to Lerderderg State Park west of Melbourne last year. We went for a long walk in the rain and I got a bit carried away taking photos of the tiny spring wildflowers that dotted the ground.
For good reasons (bushfires) and lame (life got in the way), we didn't do much camping in 2009. So we have resolved in 2010 to do more of it. In our overscheduled lives, the way to ensure this is simply to put it in our diaries. First booking for the year - Lerderderg State Park, [...]