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Waltjim Bat Matilda

I talk a lot about various Indigenous nations, and, along with their glorious art, increasingly their fabulous words and names frequent the blog. As they rightfully should. 698 more words

Mental Meandering

Bringing New Life to Australian Classics

There are many songs that define Australians. Waltzing Matilda. I Still Call Australia Home. Down Under. They have been around for years, hold a special place in our hearts and are compulsory listening for every Australian – but occasionally they can feel out of date. 461 more words


Musing Mondays asks you to muse about one of the following each week…

• Describe one of your reading habits.
• Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). 775 more words


Waltzing Matilda Centre, Winton, Queensland, Australia

Waltzing Matilda Centre
Elderslie Street, Winton, Queenland
Price: $22 Adults, $11 Children, $52 Family (Note: Gold and Silver Passes can be bought including other nearby attractions)
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Waltzing Matilda

Once a jolly swagman camped by a billabong
Under the shade of a coolibah tree,
And he sang as he watched and waited till his billy boiled: 285 more words


Winton - a gem of a town

Tattersalls Hotel Camp Ground, Winton, Queensland, Australia
Site: Across the road from the Tattersalls Hotel, Elderslie Street, Winton
Price: $30.00
Amenities: Good
Access: Sealed

Arrived into Winton, went to the Tattersalls Hotel to sign up for the camping park opposite. 1,063 more words

Our Trip


“I don’t think twice about picking up my dog’s poop, but if another dog’s poop is next to it, I think, ‘Eww, dog poop!”
― Jonah Goldberg…

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