2014 Archive

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1 January 2015

Thank you for supporting SeaSwell over the past 12 months. It has been a busy year and we have thoroughly enjoyed bringing you SeaSwell each week. We …
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25 December 2014

I hope Santa found his way down your chimney and delivered lots of exciting loot! We wish you all a wonderful Christmas wherever you are and hope…
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18 December 2014

The school holidays are upon us again. Lucky there’s plenty to do down here for the kids!  Here are a few suggestions: Spiegel Kids Animal…
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11 December 2014

Kick off your Sunday morning at the Sorrento Skate Park Competition. A group of talented local lads have organised this skate competiti…
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4 December 2014

If you enjoy the SeaSwell photos each week, we are offering a special Christmas price on our acrylic blocks for all SeaSwell subscribers. For $160, yo…
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27 November 2014

The Mornington Peninsula has made it onto National Geographic’s updated list of the world’s “must see destinations”. It is the…
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20 November 2014

The weather forecast looks great for Saturday so I hope you have the opportunity to get out and about.  The wind is predominantly northerly and l…
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13 November 2014

The Peninsula really is an amazing place isn't it!  It is full of beautiful spots, entrepreneurial  people and there is a…
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6 November 2014

Music on the Hill is on again in Red Hill tomorrow night. MOTH is an mini music festival held on the first Friday of each month, which attra…
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30 October 2014

Tomorrow night is shaping up to be very spooky down here on the Peninsula. If you want to get into the Halloween spirit, I can suggest either dropping…
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23 October 2014

Strawberry picking season has started early at Main Ridge Strawberry Farm due to some beautiful weather. You can drop in between 11am – 3.30pm o…
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16 October 2014

EXCLUSIVE OFFER to SeaSwell subscribers. Last week I did a story on the Sorrento Spiegel tent offering shows over Summer. Here  is your chance to…
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9 October 2014

Well it’s great to be back on the Peninsula again!  We had a really fun adventure in South Africa and I have popped in some photos below to…
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2 October 2014

Here’s your chance to see this year’s Archibald Prize.  Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery is hosting the exhibition until 16 Nove…
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25 September 2014

The Scarecrow Festival Trail opened last Saturday and runs through until 19 October. If you haven't done this in the past (or even if you have) it…
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18 September 2014

With the school holidays upon us again, below are some suggestions to keep the kids occupied. Rain, Hayne & Shine Farmyard (there were brand new …
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11 September 2014

I will let you into a secret. I’m actually over in South Africa as this post finds its way into your inbox. Exciting I know!! I will still bring…
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4 September 2014

There’s always a lot of market action down here and this weekend is no exception. Red Hill and Rye Foreshore Markets are on Saturday while Roseb…
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28 August 2014

The weather is looking beautiful for the weekend so make the most of it by getting outdoors. The wind will be blowing predominantly from the nort…
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21 August 2014

After last week’s loss of power on Friday and feedback from some our SeaSwell subscribers, we have decided to email our SeaSwell post on a Thurs…
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15 August 2014

Sorry about the late update but we have been without power since 8:15am. This one is for the older kids or anyone that is into music. Young musos are…
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8 August 2014

8 Aug 2014 Thousands of people gathered on Tuesday to mark exactlly 100 years since the first shot of the British Empire in World War 1 was fired fro…
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1 August 2014

It’s still windy but not quite as wild down here as it was yesterday.  It certainly makes for some dramatic scenes. I love i…
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25 July 2014

Saturday is a special day at one of the local football clubs (Olympic Oval, Rosebud). Not only are Rosebud playing Sorrento, there is also a fundraise…
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18 July 2014

I had a great SUP paddle training session with PSUP yesterday afternoon. Their sessions cover fitness, skills and training techniques so if you are a …
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11 July 2014

Don't let the weather put you off. It always looks worse outside from inside so rug up and get out in it! It's exhilarating! Which leads …
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4 July 2014

No plans tonight? Pop into the Sorrento Hotel for their Friday night ‘Spin the wheel’ raffle. It kicks off at 6pm in the Limbeburners bar …
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27 June 2014

There have been several whale sightings in the bay over the past few weeks. The ferry is a great place to spot them plus it’s a fun school holid…
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20 June 2014

It will be a chilly one but we will jump in the ocean tomorrow with no wetsuits to celerate the Winter Solstice. This family tradition began when the …
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13 June 2014

The annual Portsea Pier to Pub was fun again this year. What a great day for it! There are more snaps on the SeaSwell website if you want to check out…
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6 June 2014

I’m guessing many of you didn’t know that Sorrento has its very own Ghost tour! These tours run on the first Saturday of each month. So if…
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30 May 2014

For those of you who have participated in one of the SeaSwell Charity walks (or just like the idea), we have applied for a grant to help make next yea…
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23 May 2014

I must admit that I am loving the warm weather we are currently enjoying. I am yet to wear my big thick winter jacket (except for the day of the SeaSw…
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16 May 2014

We have exciting news for everyone who lives on the Southern Peninsula or comes down here on a regular basis!  We have just launched Peninsula Ko…
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9 May 2014

Congratulations to all of you who joined us for the walk on Sunday. It was a great day despite the weather and we exceeded our goal of $50,000. If you…
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2 May 2014

The only thing on this weekend down on the Peninsula is the Seaswell Peninsula Charity Walk!!!  He he… only joking.  There are a few …
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24 April 2014

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, it is now just over one week until the SeaSwell Peninsula Charity Walk so make sure you don’t miss…
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17 April 2014

This week's post is a day early due to Easter. What a spectacular few days we have had down here. There has been little to no wind so both th…
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11 April 2014

I have changed the look of my photos this week and am bringing you a new style for the fun of it. It's very different to my usual bright and vibra…
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4 April 2014

The Sorrento Hotel have kindly offered to support the 'SeaSwell Peninsula Charity Walk' by donating all the proceeds from tonight's raffle…
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28 March 2014

The longer I live on this beautiful Peninsula, the more I love it….the place and the people. Last night we popped down to Shelley Beach and fro…
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21 March 2014

Great news!!  You can now register for the ‘SeaSwell Peninsula Charity Walk’.  This beautiful walk along the Southern Peninsula …
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14 March 2014

We are just heading back to the Peninsula in Grand Prix traffic after a few days in Melbourne celebrating and remembering my sister. I still wanted to…
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7 March 2014

'A Glimpse of the Southern Peninsula' is SeaSwell's first exhibition. Pop down and have a look at a special collection of our favourite ph…
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28 February 2014

Clean up Australia Day is on Sunday 2 March. You can do your bit by cleaning up wherever you are on the Mornington Peninsula or join others in a combi…
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21 February 2014

I am excited to announce SeaSwell’s first photo exhibition ‘A glimpse of the Southern Peninsula’, which will be showing at Antipodes…
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14 February 2014

Sadly, it seems that cancer is everywhere at the moment and even though we often feel helpless, we can all play a big part in raising awareness and do…
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7 February 2014

SeaSwell is now on Instagram so come and say 'hi'. Our Instagram name is SeaswellMP.  Rosebud Community School Market is on Saturda…
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31 January 2014

The Portsea Swim Classic was fabulous last Saturday and several people said they thought it was the best one yet! I was the photographer for the day s…
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24 January 2014

It is the last weekend of a long summer for most Victorian kids. Plus it’s the Australia Day long weekend so get ready for a busy one. There wil…
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17 January 2014

SeaSwell turned 1 on Wednesday! Thanks for your support! It was an exciting year and we've taken thousands of photos, been to lots of fun events …
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10 January 2014

It is beautiful at the beaches today and next week looks just as good. From Monday, surf beaches on the Southern Peninsula will be worth a visit …
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3 January 2014

It will be another busy weekend down on the Peninsula with a lot of markets and events. With the increased number of people comes an increase in traff…
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