I Wonder….

Why is it people love to see the places where people die? Is it because it’s the most memorable ? Is it just curiosity ? I am always asked – Can I see where Claire died? Where did Alex die? What about Brick? Where did Brian drown? And it’s so sad what happened to Riley….. Unfortunately we are no longer allowed on the property where Claire died… but some of the other locations of deadly interest can be seen on a tour! See Below – Bridge where Brick died Alex’s Grave (no longer accessible) A memorial to Harry
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So Dry

It is so dry here at the moment. We desperately need rain… the average rainfall to date should be around 65 mm. But so far we have had 7 mm !!! Thought I would share some photos and show you all how dry it is at the moment in Mcleods country… PS: Rain is forecast for tomorrow… fingers crossed!
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I Went To See Harry!

I Went To See Harry Driving up the driveway of Killarney one could be mistaken to think you are going to meet up with Harry Ryan! The homestead and gardens are just beautiful and you get the feeling time has stood still … It takes your breath away. A tour to Killarney is well worth the effort – it’s an experience you will never forget! PS… Disappointed that Harry wasn’t there!!
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What Would You Do?

*WHAT WOULD YOU DO ??* If and when you go on Drovers Run for the first time ?? Would you – like others…. Do a handstand on the wall Jump out the car and kiss the ground Just cry Just laugh Scream Do a jig in the shearing shed ? This is just some of the reactions I’ve seen… Just curious… *but what would YOU do???? *
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That Invisible Bond

*THAT INVISIBLE BOND* Whether you are in- Bunbury or Zimbabwe Melbourne or Belgium The N T or Germany Finland or Tassie Sydney or New Zealand The Netherlands or The US……. All MD fans have that invisible thread that joins us altogether… the love of a show that has touched our lives in many ways. And as soon as we meet… that thread becomes alive and an instant friendship begins… So thank you Posie for your dream that became a reality .. and in so doing touched our hearts… And made us relate in one way or another to this wonderful
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Then And Now…

THEN….. AND …. NOW In case you didn’t know … Drovers Run is now Kingsford Homestead… It is a privately owned luxury retreat and function center now . You are not permitted onto the property unless on a tour with me. Many people go to the front gates and expect to drive in and have a look around. You cannot go that. You cannot see the homestead from the locked gates. I thought I would bring it to your attention to avoid the disappointment I hear in people’s voices as they phone me from the front gates expecting me to
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Wide Open Spaces

*WIDE OPEN SPACES * When you are leaving Gawler the photos below show you how almost immediately you are in the countryside! Many people from overseas are amazed at our wide open spaces! We live in the lucky country for sure!
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A Privilege

A PRIVILEGE I think sometimes I must be the luckiest girl alive! There are not many people who can honest say they love what they do…. but – I can! It is a real privilege for me to meet such beautiful people from all over the world on tour.. and some continue to keep in contact with me.!(I’d love to name you all but I’m sure I would forget someone and I don’t want to do that!) I have been very fortunate to make some wonderful friends.. and I feel just so lucky! So Thank You beautiful People who have
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Just to start you thinking

*HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW THE MD SERIES??* Thought I’d give you a little quiz to see how well you know the series! These are easy ones just for a start! 1)  What was the name of Tess’s mother? 2)  Why did and Matt leave Drovers Run? 3)   What was Tess’s fear? 4)  Name the song played when Stevie joined the series. 5)  What was Claire’s brothers full name? Let us know how you rated!
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