Is this rain EVER going to stop?
Things were looking a bit grim in the pantry department - although I'm sure I could have concocted something with baked beans, coconut cream and three bean mix!
At least the power has stayed on!
Mother Nature certainly has no regard for the necessities of modern life. Here it is 2011 and I feel like the pioneers who settled this valley 150 years ago. They would have experienced exactly what we are going through at the moment - completely cut off from civilisation. Thank goodness for the Internet!
Not only am I able to check the river heights on the BOM (Bureau of Meteorology) site (without having to actually go down to the river to see).........
But I'm also able to check out some really useful sites with excellent instructions on how to build one of these :
Wish me Luck!