Zak Chalmers – Potter

On his picturesque property in Leongatha South, ceramic artist Zak Chalmers is creating serene, contemporary pieces using the age-old process of wood firing. The Valley Plains Pottery is at the end of a long driveway that snakes along a plateau, with bush on one side and a stretch of open farmland on the other. Endless views … Continue Reading ››

Shared Abundance

Advocate for 'real food' Tamsin Carvan is inviting guests to share in her bounty and the glorious surrounds of her 113 acre farm in Poowong East where abundance is celebrated and not just expected. Sharing the food she grows and the animals she raises has become a life's passion for Tamsin. A year ago Tamsin established Eye … Continue Reading ››

Taafe Roses

After a decade of urban living operating a boutique rose nursery in Elwood, a somewhat impulsive purchase one weekend saw couple Barb and David Taaffe make the tree change from city living to the quiet country life. Barb and David swapped the hustle and bustle of an ever expanding city for the more serene life out … Continue Reading ››

The Aqueduct House

Hidden up a long gravel driveway snaking its way through the native bushland of Officer is the home of local boy Nathan Russo and his wife Paris, who up on a hilltop clearing set amongt tall gum trees, have built their uniquely designed dream home, adjacent to an historic aqueduct.

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