14 Sept 2014: An early slither of sun shone through allowing for a momentary glimpse of the sunrise before a heavy band of fog rolled in engulfing the entire lake. Fortunately the fog lifted to reveal a glorious spring day, perfect for outdoor adventures, sporting grand finals and our nationals flower spectacle, Floriade.
12 Sept 2014: Even on a dull and overcast morning there’s never a dull moment on Lake Burley Griffin. We had balloons hovering high in the sky and even at one stage the RAAF balloon was basket dragging on the water’s surface through the middle of the main basin. Then the ever happy dragon boaters came tearing past me (as usual) adding a huge splash of colour to a grey morning. It was a great way to end the working week
9 Sept 2014: I was treated to a wonderful light show this morning in Canberra. The clouds acted as a natural filter softening the sunlight which cast gorgeous pastel tones to light up the sky. It started off with soft mauves tones and it quickly transformed into a stunning vivid light show.We are treated to many stunning mornings and this one was no exception!
7 Sept 2014: What a perfect start to fathers day. I had the entire lake to myself as I paddled amongst vivid glassy reflections on LBG. Who needs a present when one can have an experience such as this.
6 Sept 2014: Today’s sunset will be etched in my mind for a long time. I am continually awestruck by the beautiful sunsets that we are treated to here in Canberra. They are a constant reminder of how lucky we are to live in such a beautiful city. I’m so grateful to be able to experience and share these magical moments with you.
1 Sept 2014: Spring has started in sensational style and what a magic morning to be out on Lake Burley Griffin. Spring is always a spectacular season and it won’t be too long before Canberra is in full colour. I can’t wait!
Robin Williams quote sums it up perfectly “Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!”