Floodwaters Around Maitland

As I write this article all flood warnings for Maitland and the Hunter Valley have been cancelled. Yesterday it was a different story though with the Hunter, Paterson and Williams Rivers all rising fast thanks to the massive drenching we got this week. Our thoughts go out to all the victims caught up in the […]

Groovin The Gumboot

I was at this years Groovin The Moo in Maitland, NSW, photographing the bands once again. While wandering around between sets it was amazing to see the amount of different and stylish gumboots people were wearing for a festival affectionately renamed – Groovin The Mud. Festival fashions have come a long way in recent years, but it also appears […]

Groovin The Mud

In the week leading up to Groovin The Moo 2008, Maitland had 260mm of rainfall and literally no sun at all. While setting up crews were working in rivers of water flowing all over the site. Paterson and other low lying areas of Maitland had already flooded in by Friday and if the rain didnt stop then Maitland […]

Groovin The Moo

Last weekend I got media access to the sold out Groovin The Moo festival in Maitland, shooting for I’m with The Band. Silverchair headlined with mountains of support bands. You can see my complete photoset over at the I’m With The Band photo pages. Standout performances for the day were: Silverchair – The Boys were […]