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Australia Day in the Arcades

I was wandering through the Block Arcade in Melbourne today. It being Australia Day, they had stung a giant Australian flag over the central dome in celebration.

Australian Arcades

ANZAC & Waitangi

The birth of any nation is a difficult thing to qualify and quantify. When exactly does a boundary defined on a map or by the dirt meeting the sea become a country? 1,062 more words

Politics

Anzac Day

Le 25 avril en Australie (et en Nouvelle-Zélande) est appelé Anzac Day. J’en avais parlé l’an dernier.

ANZAC signifie “Australia and New Zealand Army Corps… 652 more words

Les Célébrations Australiennes

5 things I miss about Australia

This weekend marks a very significant occasion for citizens of Australia, New Zealand and Turkey.  It has been 100 years since the landing of the first troops in Gallipoli, the… 1,170 more words

Expatriate

Australia Day 2014

Its funny isn’t it. In the past we were proud of our country without the need to be enticed out with freebies. If a politician went to a pub a couple of days before election day and started buying everyone drinks – we would all go along for the free alcohol,  and some of us would know exactly what was expected. 156 more words

Australia Day

Australia Day and Blood Donation

Back at the family’s house. They had gotten back from England not long ago and had plenty of stories to share. They got Budgies for Christmas. 90 more words

Sydney

Sydney Night Life

Well well well, classic me having left my poor blog all alone for soooooo long! I really am useless at posting regular blogs on here however I refuse to give up yet…I will get the knack of this soon !! 506 more words

Sydney