Monday, 28 April 2014


Melbourne is an excellent place to see the seasons change. In summer, most people head out to visit our golden beaches. In autumn, we experience the glorious foliage of the many European-style parks that fringe the CBD. In winter, Melburnians enjoy the warmth of cosy cafes and bars. Spring is a time for renewal – a great time to head back into our parks and revel in our beautiful gardens.

At the moment, we are enjoying some lovely, warm, mellow Autumn days with sunshine and blue skies. All the better for showing off the golden and orange tones of the deciduous tree foliage.

This post is part of the Monday Mellow Yellows meme,
and also part of the Mandarin Orange Monday meme,
and also part of the Nature Footsteps Inspiring Photography meme,
and also part of the Blue Monday meme.


  1. I have mixed feelings about autumn colours. On one hand, the golden colours are soft and extremely attractive. On the other hand, I worry about planting European plants in Australian gardens. They seem a bit unsuitable.

  2. OMG! So unusual feeling...
    It's spring in Ukraine...
    Wonderful colours!

    xoxo, Juliana | PJ’ Happies :) | PJ’ Ecoproject

  3. Those Autumn leaves sure look pretty against the blue sky!
    My daughter attended Manash Univ. for a exchange from the U.S. her junior year in college. She loved Melbourne!

    Visiting from Blue Monday...Janey

  4. Hello Nick,

    What gorgeous colors. Thanks for sharing.

    Have a Happy Blue Monday!

  5. I love your autumn colours, but I am revelling in my springtime...

  6. my favourite time of year….melbourne shines at her brightest in autumn i think….

  7. The leaves have finally begun to turn. It seems quite late this year.

  8. Beautiful! Nice to see your lovely fall colors while I'm enjoying spring.

  9. Perfect series for Mandarin Orange Monday! Thanks:)

  10. you have a nice autumn down there. :) Nicely captured colorful light. :)


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