Bob’s Blog


Coinciding with the very warm weather, our building team, Ian and Richard, turned up on Friday morning (19th January) to fix the shadecloth across the roof of the terrace extension. It certainly has made a difference as the terrace faces west and receives the full force of the afternoon sun. […]

Shadecloth to the rescue





The joys of Spring at the vineyard brought the nagging of juvenile magpies (or are they Currawongs) while Mum looks for food. It was a pre-Christmas feature while bees enjoyed the pear tree blossoms and a very orange rose unfurled in the garden. Very appropriate for Orange! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” […]

The joys of Spring at the Vineyard



Shepherds nowhere in sight but a full house under the shade of the tree. Had to stop and photograph this large, intimate huddle. Makes you think that there will need to be more trees with rising temperatures! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] No room at the Shady Tree Inn was […]

No room at the Shady Tree Inn




While recently enjoying a lovely lemon tart from Racine Bakery in Orange accompanied by our Botrytised Sauvignon Blanc Dessert wine and savouring the way it complimented those strong, tangy citrus flavours, my thoughts turned to Christmas and one of my absolute seasonal favourites – the Plum Pud. From past experience […]

Make it a Boree Lane “Luscious” and ”Sticky” Christmas!