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To Alice Springs Part II - Uluru

Previously …

On Day One of our Alice Springs roadtrip, things turned from bad to worse. Within two hours of driving, the windscreen on our 4×4 was cracked by a rogue stone and to top things off, Neil and I managed to get our vehicle stuck in a bottomless Salt Lake. 1,614 more words


Announcement of COT18 - nominations now open

In formally announcing that the Classic Outback Trial will next be conducted during the period 18-25 August 2018, Event Promoter and Executive Chairman Phil Bernadou confirmed that Alice Springs will once again play host each night, following the a very successful 2016 event. 459 more words


The ABC of ignoring audience needs

As most people who use short wave radio are aware, ABC Australia pulled all of their short wave services on the 31st January 2017. For those of us around the world who have enjoyed ABC broadcasts over the years, this at least, disappointing and at most, well, disappointing. 492 more words


Andrea's Adventures in the Land Down Under (2014) - Alice Springs

Exactly half way between Adelaide and Darwin lies Alice Springs, Northern Territory.  It is, without a doubt, a desert town. Lots of aborigines can be seen on the streets and there are loads of birds. 273 more words


the howls and the quiet...

I wrote a couple of weeks ago about the changes in Alice due to wetter than normal weather. The Todd River has flowed three times in 2017 already. 685 more words

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Eleanor lies naked on the bed. No thoughts, she is pale and empty and a little chilly from the air-conditioning. 1,988 more words

Oxfam report: What can tackle runaway inequality in Australia? #Auspol 

What can tackle runaway inequality in Australia?

Oxfam argues that a human economy is the best way to tackle the growing problem of economic inequality, both here in Australia and abroad. 575 more words

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