Monthly Archives: January 2013

Your Papers, Denison?

Word is Australia Day is in line to be changed to Citizens’ Day. Two issues; one) officials and everyone else will almost certainly leave out the possessive plural apostrophe, two) Citizens’ Day sounds like we’re living under military control. Wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Desk at the End of the World

Monday was a flat, grimy day choked with rain. The kind of day you wish you were being dropped out of a helicopter and skiing down a mountain, not inside working. Picture of the Day 52: What We Got Big … Continue reading

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Bathurst Abandoned Porn: Prosecutors Will Be Violated

I took a ride around the older part of Bathurst today, around the railway and its fantastic redbrick buildings and the closed Corporation Gasworks. The gasworks is my favourite building in the entire world. Really! There’s no resisting it. But … Continue reading

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Horse Trailer Day

Happy Horse Trailer Day 2013 everybody, whether you’re down under or up over or somewhere off to the side 😀 Picture of the Day 50: Horse Trailer Day Ridiculousness Dear lord, how do I resist this man? I spent a … Continue reading

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Madagascan Knife Dinner

Tonight I’ll be showing you how to make a delicious and healthy Madagascan meal. This is the second instalment of our A-Z Cuisine, M for Madagascar. Madagascar, which as anybody who has played Pandemic will know is an island off … Continue reading

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Gold Struck

150 years ago, on every eroded mountain and every pocket valley across the country, there could be heard that greatest of all iconic cries: “DERE BE GOLD IN DEM HILLS!” Hill End was founded on just such a shout. 86 … Continue reading

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Risk and Rain

The siege of the afternoon thunderstorms continues! The sky was clear today until we hit Kelso – and then… Like death itself.  We hit Eleven Mile Drive, and for a fleeting moment it seemed we might outrun the storm (forget … Continue reading

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