Seasonal Effects

Seasonal changes at the vineyard



A small flock of Black-faced sheep are now munching their way around the vineyard. They managed to find a momentary bit of sunshine to enjoy amidst the cold overcast conditions and to use the dripper line for a good old neck rub. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Otherwise the weather […]

Winter Weather and sheep in the Vineyard


Cold and wintery at Boree Lane vineyard, but a burning off of a sizable pile of cut vines on a still sunny morning certainly provided plenty of warmth! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Last leaves clung to some Cabernet Sauvignon vines but the next day’s (Sunday 17th June) biting south […]

Winter at Boree Lane Vineyard



The pastures and definitely dry as the pictures show and this dry spell has seen our dam reduced to a very low level. A thirsty fox is eyeing off the ducks who are keeping a safe distance. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Yes it is dry out West was last […]

Yes it is dry out West



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



With the sun shining and blossoms abundant, the bees are very busy with a constant humming chorus. The golden wattle is still in flower, contrasting with the purple Hardenbergia scrambling up the fence. All very Spring-like! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Wattle Blossom and Bees was last modified: October 5th, […]

Wattle Blossom and Bees


Cool, crisp and clear evenings are producing some wonderful sunsets with both some intense colours and also softer shades of pinks, blues and apricots. Quite inspiring to stop and watch. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Winter sunsets at Boree Lane was last modified: August 1st, 2017 by Bob Clark

Winter sunsets at Boree Lane


What does Autumn at Boree Lane look like? Apart from the yellowing vine leaves  and trees shedding a brown carpet of leaves, mushrooms have popped up amongst the grass. The roses are thriving and the black cockatoos are back cracking pine cones and nuts. In the evenings the sun is […]

Autumn at Boree Lane



The cicada shells bring back the memories of the very hot weather in Orange and that distinctive summer sound of cicadas that filled the air; and just another reminder of the summer sunsets. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Evidence of Summer past was last modified: March 22nd, 2017 by Bob […]

Evidence of Summer past


Orange has been experiencing some unsettled weather and thunderstorms this Autumn. The weather conditions over the last few days of early March have provided great cloud formations and rumbling storms.  Rain squalls spotted on the horizon begs the question, “Will it make it to the vineyard?” Alas, the dark clouds […]

Unsettled weather this Autumn