It always amazes me when a few minutes walk can take you away from almost the entire population of a city of several million people. The Royal National Park in southern Sydney is a great place for a mid winter stroll. Even a group of 8 year olds, a 6 year old and a 5 year old can manage it. The fact that the minutes lead to hours may have something to do with the paucity of humans.

miscellany, medley, mess – you decide