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The Pod Well Travelled: Chittering oranges and writerly Rockingham
This week’s guests include Golden Grove Orchards’ Adam Saunders and Rockingham author and artist Kez Wickham St George. Host Will Yeoman also talks to the West Australian’s Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield about the Perth Royal Show cancellation, that Wuhan swimming pool, Australia’s Oxford vaccinedeal and MSC’s first voyage in Europe since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
South West artists burst into bloom
The annual Margaret River Region Open Studios returns after delays due to COVID-19, writes WILL YEOMAN
Sydney’s Royal Botanic Gardens a right royal display
This is not just a beautiful park, or a fine lookout point, or as the name suggests a botanic gardens, writes RONAN O'CONNELL.
The Pod Well Travelled: Wildflowers, Wild Art
In this episode of The West Australian’s dedicated travel podcast The Pod Well Travelled, host Will Yeoman talks to Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield and travel journalist Mogens Johansen about this year's WA wildflower season. We also meet multi-talented WA artist Clifton Bieundurry about a new group exhibition at Juniper Galleries in Darlington, and WA author Monique Mulligan, who reminisces about her European travels.
Carpets of wildflower colour to wander in
Water and sunshine is Mother Nature’s recipe for a good wildflower season. But it is not an exact science and although many of the areas have received good rainfalls, generally they have received less than the average winter rainfall this year. I’m heading out to see what this season has to offer at some of the choice spots along the Coral Coast...
Golly and Ted's excellent adventure
Casey’s tales spurred readers into writing about episodes with their special friends
Sort your gear & learn new skills
Being stuck at home with time on our hands provides the ideal opportunity to think about photography, says MOGENS JOHANSEN
Different world just weeks ago
STEPHEN SCOURFIELD, stuck at home, muses on Siem Reap
Podcast: The Lighthouse Keepers
A bonus audiobook from The Pod Well Travelled. Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield develops deeper themes in fiction, and his novella The Lighthouse Keepers is set at a remote lighthouse on a rocky Australian island. But the drama that unfolds there is told in the quiet, controlled environment of a pigeon keeper's loft, as messages are sent back.