We would get all kids and neighbours together for rides through the trails on the property. Up the mountain, through the creeks, all over the place, it was a lot of fun. We always took it pretty gentle though, cause it was pretty rough coun ... [read more]


Check out my bottle collection. I’ve been collecting them for 35 years – ever since I dug up my very first old bottle while digging a footing trench when I was a first year apprentice. I love all of the different shapes and sizes and the bott ... [read more]

Saddles and Bridles

I do a bit of horse riding, which I learnt from my grandfather. I love the tack room that hold the saddles and bridles, as it reminds me of my grandfather’s farm. [scotty_sign] ... [read more]


I bought this buggie off a mate of mine; pretty cheap. I then built a bit of a track in the bush and we have a few time trials. It’s great that the kids learn to drive at the same time. [scotty_sign] ... [read more]

Mango Peeler & Pipper I found this bloke when I was out shopping for a birthday present and thought it was fantastic. They're great if you're struggling for Mother's Day gift ideas, too. It's so simple to use, just put the mango straight ... [read more]

DIY Photo Holder Do you have lots of photos sitting in a draw? Why not let your family and friends enjoy some of these memories? Watch this how-to video to make some simple and creative photo holders that you can us ... [read more]

Think Pink this Mother’s Day

My mates at Bisley Workwear have teamed up with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to create their Bisley Pink Range. They’ll be donating $3 from the sale of each Pink Shirt to the NBCF, so let’s throw on some pink for all the women ... [read more]

Follow the Build – Mudgee Part 16

Every bush house needs water tanks for all your water for the house but you now also need 25,000 litres purely designated for fire fighting. The two tanks at the house are for the house. The 40,000 litre tank at the shed is our designated fire ... [read more]


Old carpentry tools have been a passion of mine for years. This is a full set of hand moulding planes that I am planning to put on display in a touchy feely artwork at the farm. [scotty_sign] ... [read more]