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As my father told me, lies always come back to bite you, and I believe the same happens to government and corporate spin. Do you remember the great media about the City of Fremantle having the right spirit for the Australia Day Fireworks and not handing out any parking fines on the day, in contrast to the City of Perth who printed out fines in the thousands of dollars? 130 more words


Australia Day 2015! Making Pikelets!

Yes I really am that far behind on posts this year…  almost a month behind and I feel terrible about it.  But thankfully I have kept all my photos so I can backlog everything and share with all of you here on Genki Kitty.  405 more words


Victorian Times

Due to my inability to make my Great Ocean Road trip happen and with an imminent appointment on the Mornington Peninsula, the only realistic way for me to get to Melbourne was via public transport. 2,191 more words

Australia Day

I'll Be Back... Probably

I’d sprained my back because I have a poor memory; I keep forgetting that I’m not eighteen.

It happened during the Australia Day Street Cricket Test, when I rocketed a ball down the driveway and took the last vital wicket.  265 more words

On A Lighter Note...


Whilst traveling to Canberra, Davyd and John listened to many tunes.

First they listened to John Lennon’s ‘Give Peace a Chance.’

Second they listened to ‘Treaty’ by Yothu Yindi. 797 more words


Beaches of Sydney: Milk Bay

The first beach I visited in Sydney was with my friend Lincoln, in a quiet little spot called ‘Milk Bay’.

It was a scenic walk to get to, along the harbour, and when we arrived it reminded me of a small European beach, with breathtaking views of beautiful boats, the Opera house and Harbour Bridge. 75 more words