Tag: Australia

Rainy Days

Like many Australians I’ve been watching the news coverage of the floods in Queensland. The most startling footage I’ve seen has been of the cars zooming down the river. Although the amount of damage caused by the floods is huge

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Carny Knowledge (The Secret History of Melbourne)

I love reading about history.  The more I read, the more I realise how much I don’t know. “There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are

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Quote of the Day

Australia is now at war. Our duty is quite clear: to gird up our loins and remember that we are Britons. – Joseph Cook, Prime Minister of Australia, 1914

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