Tag: Melbourne

Stony Point Conspiracy

Public transport in Melbourne was free today.  It was an attempt to placate angry commuters after the rail network collapsed on Tuesday morning due to a power failure. Lots of people wanted to know who was to blame for the

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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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Across Australia By Train

Last month I flew to Perth in Western Australia.  It was the first time I’d been to Perth in 22 years. It had changed a lot since I was there.  Apparently it had even moved states. Perth is a really

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