Archive for August, 2020

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Amongst all of the news of COVID-19 lockdowns and forced lifestyle changes of so many comes the sad news that as from Wednesday’s press release the Falls Festival will no longer be taking place this year. Although organisers had been upbeat all year about the festival proceeding given the current status of things, and with border restrictions showing no immediate … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

A few of my friends have been celebrating milestone birthdays this week, its so hard to not see your besties and give them a hug on such special occasions. The beauty is though that we have had to find creative ways to connect and send our love.  All our friends caught up and had 5pm ‘zoom’ drinks and then later I joined a ‘zoom’ dinner party! … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

I just love speaking with people about their COVID-19 lockdown experiences no matter whether it be stage 3 or 4. While I feel for those that are stuck in Melbourne and as one client described to me yesterday the “walking the dog rush hour” through the last hour of the forced 8pm curfew time, was something that she never thought … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

One of the most respected, and my favourite economic forecasters is Westpac Chief Economist Bill Evans. Earlier this week Bill shared his visionary forecast of what might happen past COVID-19.

Underpinned by a couple of assumptions he expects our recession to be “deeper” but “shorter” than that of the early 90’s event, our deficit went to 4% … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

Will we ever shake hands again? There are some people who love to shake hands at every opportunity. There are also those who shun the handshake. Do you have a strong grip, or a soft grip? Have you ever offered your hand and been ignored? These complex social conventions appear to be a thing of the past … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

A brutal week of weather along the Surf Coast this week with wind, waves and wild conditions. The local surfers were happy with the accompanying swells on Monday and especially early Tuesday, before the wind swing around to a strong south-westerly which sent most of the surfers straight into the beach. I’m not sure if it was related but I bumped into a huge leopard seal on the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Apollo Bay

CONNECTIONYour buyer is most likely one of our existing clients. That’s because we excel in building relationships and respect the upmost importance of customer relationships. Whether it is sponsoring community events and groups or working together with other local businesses and organisations, we maintain a strong community profile through sponsorship and support. Our diverse client base includes highly successful individuals from all walks … Continue Reading »