Glinda the Squirrel Glider

Yet another grand local blog, inspired by encounters with local Westlakes fauna. Sadly silent after a productive period in 2017, Glinda explores the active community of nature lovers in Awaba country west of Lake Macquarie, NSW. She does this with numerous selfies while scouring the countryside, visiting friends, or attending

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Priceless…

Sam has our number, us uppity photographers of downity Newie, and our “ visual obsession with Newcastle’s fibro shacks, brick shithouses, and the like..” Located two hours north up the coast from Sydney, Newcastle is Australia’s seventh largest city and my kinda hometown. I say ‘kinda’ because, despite telling most

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A New Recyclist

PeterMc’s persistent articles on his long-running site is an ongoing love affair with old bikes. Strongly suspect he’s a Novocastrian but, even if not, the cycling (err, recycling) subject alone qualifies as Hunter Bloggist material! https://rustybikebell.wordpress.com Speedwell, Malvern Star… what’s not to like? A fifty-something cycling enthusiast, amateur old bike

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Swamp Life

Christine has managed to tame Tumblr with a theme that provides good access to her articles. There’s a list of potential Tumblr sites to add to this section, but they are rather imcomprehensible when visited, despite some valuable content. Look for the “architectural crime” series! https://swamp-life.tumblr.com

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Wallaby Gully Babbler

Love these touches from our Hunter Valley folk. Wallaby Gully, eh? Want more! Most recent post is 15 March 2017. https://thewallabygullybabbler.blogspot.com Louise and Chris (left in centre) are in the process of having their beautiful piece of a valley protected under a Voluntary Conservation Agreement with National Parks. The Yengo

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West End Adventures

Last post 6 January 2016. In a three year run Kimberly added many finely researched articles on significant architectural landmarks. https://westendadventures.wordpress.com Nice work! Welcome to my blog! I’m Kimberly O’Sullivan a newish Hunter resident who has unexpectedly fallen in love with an often maligned part of Newcastle – the West

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East End Footprints

Last article March 2014, of six interesting photoblogging articles. https://eastendfootprints.wordpress.com I’m Lauren, a writer and expat from Indiana (if you spot some unusual spelling in my posts, that’s why). After ten years of international travel, I’ve landed in Newcastle. I can’t believe my luck – going from the American Midwest

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