Stanley Bend –...

After leaving the Halls with sad farewells we headed back towards Beechworth to sample some of the local wines.  We organised an appointment at Star Lane Winery, but turned up about 45 minutes late after getting a little lost (there is a Star Lane in the centre of town, but they are in a...

Alpine National Park

Our route from Suggan Buggan took us over hte BUchan Ranges into the Alpine National Park where the temperatures plummeted in direct proportion to the rise in elevation (10 degrees at midday, 1500m).  The  steep and very windy roads took a toll on Kai. We stopped at lunch at Native Dog Flat...