Gallery: Summer Spirit

Tayah Phillips lies in the warm waters of the beach at Torquay. Picture: Jenna Phillips
Tayah Phillips lies in the warm waters of the beach at Torquay. Picture: Jenna Phillips
Picture: Jess Bennett

Picture: Jess Bennett

Brothers Morrison and Bradman cool down in their paddling pool. Picture: Beck

Brothers Morrison and Bradman cool down in their paddling pool. Picture: Beck

Ange Dalton and I watched the sunrise from Rhyll Beach on Phillip Island. Picture: Linda Hain

Ange Dalton and I watched the sunrise from Rhyll Beach on Phillip Island. Picture: Linda Hain

Sun set at Woodvale. Picture: Diane Dole

Sun set at Woodvale. Picture: Diane Dole

Henry Isaacs (20-months) having fun under the sprinkler at the family farm in Kurting. Picture: Bree Isaacs

Henry Isaacs (20-months) having fun under the sprinkler at the family farm in Kurting. Picture: Bree Isaacs

Nathan Claridge and son Max enjoying New Years Day at Lake Eppalock. Picture: Bruce Claridge

Nathan Claridge and son Max enjoying New Years Day at Lake Eppalock. Picture: Bruce Claridge

Max and Azhia Claridge having summer fun with water wars on the oval at Strathfieldsaye. Picture: Bruce Claridge

Max and Azhia Claridge having summer fun with water wars on the oval at Strathfieldsaye. Picture: Bruce Claridge

Our sunflower with two growing to over 10 feet high. Picture: Aliesha Griffin

Our sunflower with two growing to over 10 feet high. Picture: Aliesha Griffin

Azhia Claridge having summer fun at Lake Eppalock on New Years Day. Picture: Bruce Claridge

Azhia Claridge having summer fun at Lake Eppalock on New Years Day. Picture: Bruce Claridge

Layla and Bodhi Thompson cooling off at White Hills pool. Picture: Christine Thompson

Layla and Bodhi Thompson cooling off at White Hills pool. Picture: Christine Thompson

Picture: Meredith Whittle

Picture: Meredith Whittle

Picture: Rebecca Green

Picture: Rebecca Green

Fishing in Anglesea. Picture: Sarah Hickman

Fishing in Anglesea. Picture: Sarah Hickman

Picture: Tanya

Picture: Tanya

Cooling down with a Zooper Dooper. Picture: Beck.

Cooling down with a Zooper Dooper. Picture: Beck.

Alkira Gilbert enjoys a bounce on the trampoline. Picture: Kellie Stewart

Alkira Gilbert enjoys a bounce on the trampoline. Picture: Kellie Stewart

Relaxing in the sun at gorgeous Phillip Island. Picture: Dannielle Penna

Relaxing in the sun at gorgeous Phillip Island. Picture: Dannielle Penna

The Davey family enjoy a private Cabana at White Water World on the Gold Coast. Picture: Gill Davey

The Davey family enjoy a private Cabana at White Water World on the Gold Coast. Picture: Gill Davey

This is my lil girl Sihanna after a big day out swimming at Lake Eppalock. Picture: Jayson

This is my lil girl Sihanna after a big day out swimming at Lake Eppalock. Picture: Jayson

Picture: Leo

Picture: Leo

Picture: Madeleine Hope

Picture: Madeleine Hope

Brehana Danger enjoying the sand and surf at Mentone beach. Picture: Rachelle Danger

Brehana Danger enjoying the sand and surf at Mentone beach. Picture: Rachelle Danger

Picture: Rebecca Green

Picture: Rebecca Green

Picture: Rebecca Green

Picture: Rebecca Green

Picture: Wil

Picture: Wil