Tag Archives: Mail

Do you need a gun for your mailbox?

Strange and bizarre it may seem, but two of our latest mailboxes have guns! Not real guns of course, but if one is to have Ned Kelly standing at your gate, he would look a bit out of place without … Continue reading

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Have you ever…. waited forever for a letter?

This fellow has been leaning on the mailbox – it seems forever…. I thought he would make a nice addition to our amazing mailbox collection. Do you know of any unusual mailboxes in your neck of the woods? How about … Continue reading

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Country mail

Someone has gone to considerable trouble to construct this lovely, inviting little cottage mailbox. The detail is lovely – contrasting paint on the veranda makes it so welcoming, along with the rays of sunshine (ah….. and a cobweb or two!) … Continue reading

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Weekend mechanic

Where has the time gone? It has been nearly two months since I put a post on this blog! I will blame the short winter days (it always puzzles me how I seem to get more done in summer, yet the … Continue reading

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It’s a tank box!

For those of you following the Amazing Mailbox Quest, I have a lovely one to add this week. It was designed to match a rather impressive entrance, which, like the mailbox, was made of corrugated iron. I am not sure … Continue reading

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When I get wheels…..

Alas, there is something quite sad about a vehicle that has lost its wheels. The axles are still intact, as is the comfy seat, but that steering wheel really is just for show! Someone has taken this vehicle (perhaps it … Continue reading

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Mail for a country church

There are many old churches dotted around rural areas in Australia – some of which are no longer used as places of worship. A few have been converted to stunning homes using stained glass and other expensive materials. Others have … Continue reading

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