I posted this haiku a few years ago when we were living in the remote community of Willowra in Central Australia. To celebrate Australia Day on 26th January is deeply offensive to our indigenous sisters and brothers, for whom the date marks the invasion of their country. 32 more words
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According to a report in the West Australian today the Federal Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection has written to all 547 local councils in Australia, and warned them that they will be stripped off their right to hold citizenship ceremonies, if there are politically motivated attacks on Australia Day. 91 more words
NOTHINGWOOD and AUSTRALIA DAY
Welcome to the 2nd edition of my 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival (a.k.a. MIFF) audio reviews. In this one, I share my thoughts on the filmmaking themed documentary NOTHINGWOOD and RED DOG director Kriv Stenders topically themed ensemble Aussie drama AUSTRALIA DAY. 45 more words
Tramanna, Teanga agus Tú Féin.
Trams, Language, and Yourself!
Tá áthas orainn Daonscoil 2018 a fhógairt, i Melbourne arís agus in ionad nua : International House, ag Ollscoil Melbourne ! 471 more words
The beautiful environs of Fraser’s are matched perfectly with exceptional food and wine.
Executive Chef Chris Taylor uses the best West Australian produce in his award-winning cuisine, with a philosophy that allows the produce to speak for itself – honest flavours, simply yet deftly prepared and respectfully handled. 271 more words