Tag Archives: Maze

4 September 2016

Over the past couple of months we have achieved a couple of notable projects at the Bloch. Because the winter veggies had done pretty poorly I dug over the garden beds, removing every struggling thing planted months ago – cauliflower, … Continue reading

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5 June 2016

We have ten new trees on the Bloch now after a frenzy of planting over two weekends.  Each tree has a wire guard to protect it from kangaroos and other animals that may be grazing in the paddock.  Today I … Continue reading

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14 February 2016

Last week we started the blackberry harvest – a good 3 weeks earlier than last year, possibly due to a hot and dry Spring and Summer.  The maze has afforded us with easy access to a greater number of blackberries … Continue reading

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15-16 March 2015

Some serious blackberry annihilation happened this weekend with the hire of a brushcutter with a steel blade.  Though there are still plenty of blackberries to harvest, Eug showed no mercy and from 10.00 am – 6.00 pm the whining sound of … Continue reading

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1 March 2015

Today was one of those days when the block yielded real rewards for all the hard work.  Firstly it was looking particularly beautiful and even manageable on a fine Sunday.  As the clouds rolled over, flushing the block with sunshine … Continue reading

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8 February 2015

The light on late Sunday afternoon was warm and golden as we finished an afternoon of clipping the blackberries in the maze and mowing the patches again.  A very small number of blackberries were ready for picking down by the … Continue reading

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1 February 2015

Today I went to view Eug’s mowing adventure last week and yes, the Block looks great.  The grass has been mowed at the highest setting, so it’s not short, however it looks pretty neat.  Eug is not one for long … Continue reading

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