Weekly Photography Challenge: Quest

Every week, the Photography Challenge sends me on a quest to find images that fit in with the week’s challenge – this week, that challenge is – Quest!. I’m staying at my daughter’s place in Canberra, cat and dog minding while they visit family back in Perth. If grand daughter Juniper was here, I’m sure I’d get some brand new pics of a quest to a playground, (with which Canberra is well supplied) but instead I’m sharing these from a few weeks ago. Juniper adores trains, she has a growing collection of engines from the Thomas stories, and she’s had rides on several miniature railways.

But this was her first real V-Line train ride, and it was exciting! I took this set of photos before we’d even left Ararat station on out quest to Melbourne. We had a ride on a suburban train later, but by then, the novelty had worn off, and she was much less impressed…img_8263edit

This photo is from April – she has even more trains now, and she knows and loves every one of them, but she’s always happy to go on an engine quest to a toy shop for more!

One thought on “Weekly Photography Challenge: Quest

  1. Hi, I remember my aunt and I taking my nephew who was a toddler at the time on his first V Line train ride over 20 years ago. It was a return trip from Castlemaine to Bendigo. My nephew was thrilled especially as he was wearing his new gum boots and had a flavoured milk drink on the return journey. He shared Juniper’s love of trains and had an extensive Thomas collection also.

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