The Hunter Bloggist

Aerial Drone Vision ~ the New Relaxation Therapy

Mornings on the piazza at Throsby’s leafy mansion – tucked tastefully upon the verdant banks of that celebrated watercourse bearing his name – are vibrant auditions by the neighbourly bird life. Pictured ~ Cessnock drone vision from Wild Stuff Media[…]



Glinda the Squirrel Glider

Yet another grand local blog, inspired by encounters with local Westlakes fauna. Sadly silent after a productive period in 2017, Glinda explores the active community of nature lovers in Awaba country west of Lake Macquarie, NSW. She does this with[…]



Hunter Street History Update

Spero Davias has dropped another update on his labour of love, the History of Hunter Street, “a Historical Chronological List of ‘Who was who in Business in downtown Hunter Street’ from before the turn of the Century, till now….” One[…]



View From King Street

Wayne’s dry observations provide an urbanite take on the changing face of inner Newcastle, and what it really does – or actually does not do – for long-time, non-highrise-penthouse dwellers of this increasingly sanitised CBD. I’m Wayne Mullen. I’ve moved[…]



Spero’s Blogs

Owner of Spero Electronics, whose brightly coloured panel vans frequented city streets in the 80s, and of Sound World, a prominent local music retailer, also a keen amateur radio and television enthusiast, Spero is spending his time of late recording[…]




City Hippy Farm Girl
Seems to have carved out a bloggist livelihood in lieu of self-sufficiency on a small surburban plot – ...
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Thru My Lens
The lens cap has been on a while and we hope John is still doing fine. This blog ...
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Marcus, where art thou?
In 2008 Marcus founded Renew Newcastle with his own funds and energy. It’s a low budget, ...
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Priceless…
Sam has our number, us uppity photographers of downity Newie, and our “ visual obsession with Newcastle’s fibro shacks, brick ...
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A New Recyclist
PeterMc’s persistent articles on his long-running site is an ongoing love affair with old bikes. Strongly ...
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Bicycles in Newcastle
Last posted in September 2016. What is it about 2016 that caused so many excellent bloggers ...
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Swamp Life
Christine has managed to tame Tumblr with a theme that provides good access to her articles. There’s a ...
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Wallaby Gully Babbler
Love these touches from our Hunter Valley folk. Wallaby Gully, eh? Want more! Most recent post is ...
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Bit of This ‘n That
Lachlan is a prolific and enquiring blogger of all things local and Hunter. But especially Lambton! https://lachlanwetherall.com ...
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The Novocastrian Files
Another in the long list of blogs we hope will return. Last item on 13 August 2014. ...
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West End Adventures
Last post 6 January 2016. In a three year run Kimberly added many finely researched articles on ...
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Little Eco Footprints
Last post 11 November 2016. A meticulous long-running (2009-2016) local blog with environmental tendencies :0)  But ...
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From the Archives
  • Thru My Lens Thru My LensThe lens cap has been on a while and we hope John is still doing fine. This blog ceased in 2012 after a 2008 start ...
  • Glinda the Squirrel Glider Glinda the Squirrel GliderYet another grand local blog, inspired by encounters with local Westlakes fauna. Sadly silent after a productive period in 2017, Glinda explores the active community of ...
  • A New Recyclist A New Recyclist PeterMc’s persistent articles on his long-running site is an ongoing love affair with old bikes. Strongly suspect he’s a Novocastrian but, even if ...
  • Swamp Life Swamp Life Christine has managed to tame Tumblr with a theme that provides good access to her articles. There’s a list of potential Tumblr sites ...
  • Priceless… Priceless…Sam has our number, us uppity photographers of downity Newie, and our “ visual obsession with Newcastle’s fibro shacks, brick shithouses, and the like..” ...
  • West End Adventures West End Adventures Last post 6 January 2016. In a three year run Kimberly added many finely researched articles on significant architectural landmarks. https://westendadventures.wordpress.com Nice work! Welcome to my blog! ...
  • Hunter Street History Update Hunter Street History Update Spero Davias has dropped another update on his labour of love, the History of Hunter Street, “a Historical Chronological List of ‘Who was ...
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