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Trawling for Scones in the Wake of the Southern Aurora.

Scones of the Hunter Valley & New England Tribes Rather than eat ourselves silly on Christmas Day I simply made a batch of scones using the CWA packet mix and was heartened by my family’s joyous response of *****5 stars. … Continue reading

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Upper Hunter Valley, NSW. Cruising aboard the Southern Aurora

Day 1: On Being without Barrington Tops or Scones but with Fireworks ¬†¬† Travelling with Heritage Express on the Southern Aurora, a 50 year old inter-city express passenger train. The itinerary says:¬†Explore the Barrington Wilderness from the Hunter World Heritage … Continue reading

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