Category Archives: Landscaping

Fake crocodiles in Victoria

On the farm we had four dams. Three were for farm water during summer and the fourth was all landscaped with picnic tables and an island in the middle, with a pergola covered in beautiful wisteria and planted with a … Continue reading

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Same water but . . .

We bought this 10 acre block in the next valley and moved there with the tractor and trailer. Of course it had to be one of those 40 degree days (that’s bloody bloody hot in Fahrenheit). It would have been … Continue reading

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First steps – poverty and planning

Like most new home owners, there’s no funds to call in the concreters yet but that didn’t mean that we did nothing . . . Continue reading

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Welcome to The Rusty Rake!

And in the beginning there was chaos . . . Continue reading

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