‘Beaumont’ is a place that my partner Ben has talked about to me many times. Last week I finally got to visit that beautiful place in Kangaroo Valley, NSW. ‘Beaumont’ was owned by Ben’s grandparentsÂ Lotte & William Cremer who enjoyed this place for many years, but today Ben’s cousin lives there and is currently renovating this beautiful house.
Ben shares some favourite memories with you Â – Â “Memories of holidays with my dad as a child in the mid 70’s: the smell of the surrounding rainforest – damp earth, moss & ferns, the sound of trucks backfiring down the hill, the sound the tap in the sink made, making acorn men when it rained, a circle of salt to ward off leaches when using the outside toilet, the now mature grove of trees planted when when I and my cousins where born. THAT special smell…”