Country Wide Cottages

Countrywide Cottages, Surf Coast, Victoria Accessible coastal, bush and pooch friendly cottage charm.  DATE: March 2017 VENUE: Countrywide Cottages 1205 Deans-Marsh Road, Bambra, Victoria,3241 CONTACT: Di Schulze 03 5288 7399 or 0419 114 786 stay@countrywidecottages.com.au PURPOSE: Pet friendly and accessible holiday accommodation. 4 beautifully furnished and maintained cabins with 1 extensively designed for inclusive living. My read more...

Matilda Cottage, Gisborne South, Victoria

Macedon ranges – Victorian beauty DATE: April 2017 VENUE: Matilda Cottage, South Gisborne CONTACT: Marion 0408 103 808 PURPOSE: Country getaway for up to 4 people, dog friendly and some accessible features in a magnificent setting in the breathtaking Macedon Ranges. SERVICE: rating 1-5 where 1 is ‘don’t bother’ and 5 is ‘gotta go back’  – Definitely read more...

Everyone loves it when the mailman arrives …sometimes more than others

Catch me I’m falling! Sorry to tell you this, but when I say “catch me, I’m falling”, it is not because you have induced a swoon. This isn’t a pass; it is the unfortunate effect of having my butt, hip and thigh muscles gradually disappear. And getting up unassisted has not been a move in read more...

The Luckiest People

Being less than able sucks [1]!! Moving through your world with Jacob Marley type chains in the form of mental and physical impairment or disability inarguably makes for a more difficult life.



Those affected do not have a choice – it’s there and we’re living it. 



But what about those by our side, those that help read more...

Beached Wheels

As a newby to this wheelchair game I was feeling a little reticent and self-conscious about using a beach wheelchair during our recent visit to Noosa in beautiful Queensland. It really had been ages since feeling sand and water under my feet and why else would we be at this Aussie iconic beach destination (apart read more...