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I think we have this image as Australians.

We are thought of as these tough and hard-working people. We pride ourselves on giving everyone ‘a go’, on our loyalty and our strong sense of sportsmanship. 1,091 more words


Wealth of Experience Woven into Our National Tapestry


It is 2.45 on a hot January afternoon in 2003, and Chris Spence is fleeing his house, having been woken by a friend’s phone call. 2,291 more words

Cruising the Good Times In Melbourne

A winter getaway to Melbourne, Victoria was food for the soul with so many options on offer from historic laneways and byways filled with hip cafes and graffiti, to blockbuster sporting events such as the Champions League at the MCG. 356 more words

Mixed news from the Great War and a special Australia Day in 1915

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1915, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

Featured Image: The Australia Day 1915 procession down Campbell Steet Moruya. 813 more words


Big Day Out, 2013

I may as well start the music blog off by writing about the photo that I’ve set as my header image. It was The Big Day Out: Australia Day, 2013. 514 more words


Kicking goals far from footy's home

First published on January 28, 2015 by Bound for Glory News

Young men in guernseys and studded boots form parallel lines for a kicking warm-up. The umpires, wearing fluoro orange, test their whistles and throw-in skills in the lead up to the first bounce. 1,125 more words