Category Archives: Posts

Collard Brothers Estate Revisited

I was last here about a year ago now and took shots at the far end of the property. There is a lovely old store room – which is still standing. At that time the building on the road was … Continue reading

Posted in Posts | Tagged | 1 Comment

Pacific Remains

Discovered that I had been passing this building for years and not realising that in fact, it is the remains of the Pacific Vineyards. This came about when I was chatting with Jack Morris yesterday about my mothers experience picking … Continue reading

Posted in Posts | Tagged | 4 Comments

Interesting Encounters

Following the surprise at the speed at which the Mayfair building came down, I went back yesterday morning for another look. Talk to the new developer and got a bit more of the story. Was please that there was a … Continue reading

Posted in Posts | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mayfair Conclusion

It is strange driving up Sturges Road today to discover that the great little building, that was the home of Mayfair Vineyards and that I had photographed on a week or so ago, is now history. Strange too that I … Continue reading

Posted in Posts | Tagged | 17 Comments

A Short Stop.

As often happens, the best things happen when you least expect it. Stopped on the way home from a trip into town on a recent Saturday. Stopped at a vineyard I often passed. Just as I did, was lucky enough … Continue reading

Posted in Posts | Leave a comment