Waikerie Silo Art Mural

The Waikerie Silo Art Mural is located in the heart of the town of Waikerie on the Murray River in South Australia. The theme of the big double silo project is “Healthy River, Healthy Community“. The Murray River means everything to the local community who have supported the project, which has been funded by the…

Abandoned – Jacob Allert’s Home

Near Moculta in the Barossa Valley winery region of South Australia you will find the ruins of Jacob Allert’s Home. Built of the curiously named Pug in the mid 1850’s, this was a style of construction used by European settlers in the colony of South Australia which combined local stones such as Barossa Ironstone, held…

Collingwood Housing Estate Mural by Adnate

Artist Adnate completed the tallest mural in the southern hemisphere in October 2018 and it looks fantastic! Commissioned by street art collective Juddy Roller and the Victorian state government, the artists largest work to date depicts four residents of the 20 storey high Collingwood Housing Estate on which the giant mural is painted upon. The…

Mephisto’s New Home – The Queensland Museum ANZAC Legacy Gallery

The worlds sole surviving Imperial German Army Sturmpanzerwagen A7V Mephisto (Vehicle 506) World War One tank is finally back on permanent display at the Queensland Museum in Brisbane. The new ANZAC Legacy Gallery opened on November 10th, 2018 to coincide with the centenary of Remembrance Day. Sturmpanzerwagen A7V Sturmpanzerwagen translates to armoured assault vehicle. Although…

Geelong Cement Works Silo Art

I am not sure what happened at the Geelong Cement Works Silo Art project – the art completed by Geelong born artist, Rone in 2017 at the old and abandoned cement works is fantastic but the official entrance to the site is padlocked and someone has simply cut a couple of other entrances in the…

Remembrance Day 2018

At 11am on November 11th, 1918 the guns finally fell silent. The armistice to end The Great War, World War One, came into effect. 1918 to 2018, 100 years later, Lest We Forget. They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At…

Long Departed

Exploring old country cemeteries – a fascinating view into the past…  

Tungamah Silo Art

Departing the Devenish Silo Art and heading further north along the Benalla Silo Art Trail you will soon reach the town of Tungamah. My Granny and I were treated to some bright Winter afternoon sun as we arrived at the Tungamah Silo Art. This massive silo art project by artist Sobrane features a Kookaburra and a pair…

Devenish Silo Art

As you leave the Goorambat Silo Art and continue north on the Benalla Silo Art Trail in Victoria, you will soon encounter the beautiful and detailed artwork by Cam Scale of the Devenish Silo Art featuring an Australian combat medic and a military nurse, one modern-day and the other in World War One era uniform….

Goorambat Silo Art

As stunning silo art continues to pop up all over Australia, Victoria continues to lead the way. Some of the newest art can be seen on the Benalla Silo Art Trail and here is a fantastic piece of work just north of Benalla at the Goorambat Silo Art. The silo art features a highly endangered Barking…

The Beautiful Rochester Silo Art & Murals

One of the newest silo art locations in Victoria, Australia was completed in Rochester, north of Bendigo during July 2018 and what a beauty it is! The colourful detail by artist Jimmy DVate of a Squirrel Glider and Azure Kingfisher on the Campaspe River is fantastic! I headed up that way with my Granny a few…