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Sophie Zalokar’s online journal – food, travel and small gatherings

  • Journal Travel

    Motorcycle Travel Diary – August 2020

    The 1st July always seems to equally trigger those fresh-start-feels like the 1st January. One being about financial resolutions and the other equal challenge, personal girth. The grand plans are the same. Out with…

    August 2, 2020
  • Journal Travel

    Motorcycle Travel Diary – July 2020

    So far, Winter hasn’t really felt like those of the past but I’m guessing this is the case for many. Instead of wood-fire warmth with a furry four-footed friend, walks in earthy-rich rain-sodden Karri…

    July 4, 2020
  • Journal Travel

    Motorcycle Travel Diary – June 2020

    I realised not long ago that my Saturday morning obsessive ritual of driving 6km into town to pick up the weekend papers ahead of a double shift working day no longer grips me like…

    June 2, 2020
  • Journal Travel

    Motorcycle Travel Diary – May 2020

    Autumn has always been my favourite season. Nature’s visual bedtime story and final push to deliver what’s needed for Winter’s rest and dormancy. I remember as a child sitting with stoic resignation on the…

    May 2, 2020
  • Journal Travel

    Motorcycle Travel Diary – April 2020

    From the once perceived safety of our island shoreline, the Coronavirus has thrown us all down a crap shoot into isolating bubbles locked off from the world and yet equally connected together in a…

    April 3, 2020
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    Motorcycle Travel Diary – March 2020

    From January into February the weeks have passed with a slideshow of ever changing landscapes, temperature contrasts and memory-making experiences. From the border I rode through the Eyre Peninsula to the Flinders Ranges, down…

    February 25, 2020
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    Motorcycle Travel Diary – February 2020

      Most of you will be familiar with me wearing an apron or talking about food either at Foragers in Pemberton, Western Australia or on ABC Perth radio. Foragers was a beautiful property and…

    February 16, 2020