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airBaltic Accelerates Growth in 2017

The Latvian airline airBaltic achieved +10% passenger growth in 2016, and is set to accelerate its growth with +16% of additional tickets or seats on sale in 2017 throughout its network spanning… 416 more words

Airline

Wattle Seeds

Wattle seeds are the edible seeds from any of the 120 species of Australian Acacia that were traditionally used as food by Aboriginal Australians, and eaten either green (and cooked) or dried (and milled to a flour) to make a type of bush bread. 92 more words

Foodie Facts

Kalumburu Western Australia (Part 3)

It was with a heavy heart that the decision was made for my husband and I to leave Kalumburu and there are a few reasons why we needed to make that decision, but the most upsetting part about leaving was knowing 549 more words

Travel

Kalumburu Western Australia (Part 2)

The indigenous community of Kalumburu is steeped in culture and tradition. They are extremely tactile people who thrive on hugs. Children with snotty noses, dirty faces and hands would snuggle in between my breasts and wrap their arms around my back while 833 more words

Travel

Speaking Of Another Reality

“The area where the most striking evidence for the influence of language on thought has come to light is the language of space — how we describe the orientation of the world around us … 215 more words

Pilger on Utopia

If you haven’t seen any of John Piger’s films, you should watch this one…

Bruce Pascoe, Dark emu, black seeds: Agriculture or accident? (Review)

Indigenous author Bruce Pascoe’s Dark emu, black seeds: Agriculture or accident? was my reading group’s October book, and a very interesting read and discussion it turned out to be. 1,230 more words

Australian Literature