Day out in country Imbil

We took Vic and Susan with us to nearby Lake Borumbah one Sunday noon.

Nick and I love to take the boat out and Jaffa proudly acts like Leonardo DiCaprio (luckily no Titanic for us!)

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As we went through Imbil, we met up with Frank and Suzie at their daughter Penelope’s new cafe at the Imbil Bowling and Tennis Club). What a lovely meal overlooking the creek — thank you Frank (see how he’s smiling! ;<) Oh, our Canadian tree planting helper Brandon was especially funny after many wines… LOL!

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Gorgeous time of year

While the Sunshine Coast is usually fine — this time of year is great for early morning sunrises in pink/orange.

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Bird life is rampant (these two pin headed dove were courting above the spring).

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While Nick and I are always mesmerised with our lovely place… here Bobbette the Kookaburra is watching over our bee hive with Nick nearby.

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And, as always, we enjoy the FAV each day — this near sunset when the colours have faded and light is mild.

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Canyon creek trek

We took a trek to the canyon floor and followed the creek East.

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So many great trees with such character and constantly changing. Conner knows how to work his tongue — and Hannah is very pleased!

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These massive fig trees are so majestic with their fanned roots. Lovely!

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After a big hike, we always take time to rest and enjoy the views.

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Oh, and later we enjoyed MORE pumpkin sopaipillas!

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Fencing and fun

After several days of clearing and a few days of fencing — Daniel celebrates the hardest part is done! Near 45% slope and barbwire were… an interesting test of determination!

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Jaffa is surveying the over 1 kilometre of fence we installed in about a week — clearing path, setting posts, stringing wire, building gates… Sometimes I wish I were a dog!

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Daniel and Valentina (from Chile) were always keen to share their pumpkin sopaipillas and happy to cuddle too.

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Here we’ve gone to Tinbeerwah Lookout to enjoy the stellar view — always changing and greatly enjoyed!

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Susan and Vic invited us around for dinner and we were treated to a fantastic piano concert by Vic.

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