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Explainer: the seasonal 'calendars' of Indigenous Australia

Lalin in Western Australia is ‘married turtle season’.
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Alice Gaby, Monash University and Tyson Yunkaporta, Monash University

On Wangkumarra land, in the corner-country near the borders of Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia, stands an ancient stone arrangement. 966 more words


Invalided home from France

One of the Australian soldiers befriended by the Hallams would not be fighting any more.

18th January 1918
One of our Tasmanian friends came, P.Crane. He is invalided home from France. 6 more words

Life On The Home Front

Our Rules Our Backyard - Don't bite the Hand That feeds you

Interesting – I believe to be words coming from 90% of Australians
In my opinion you have Freedom of Speech and song.



Two babies were born on the same day. One was born in England and the other in Australia. The baby born in England lived a long, happy life and died surrounded by their family. 417 more words

For The Animals

10 Christmas curiosities around the world!

1. The Statue of Liberty the greatest Christmas present ever made! In fact, the French gave it to the Americans on December 25th as a sign of friendship between the two peoples. 249 more words



I’ve been to two markets since Ive been in Goa. The first was the night markets on Saturday. There was a group of five of us from the hostel that went. 479 more words

2 Australians jailed in brutal slaying of Aboriginal woman

SYDNEY — December 8, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A judge on Friday sentenced a man to at least 14 years in prison for the slaying of an Aboriginal woman who bled to death from a violent sexual assault on a remote beach, closing a six-year battle for ju…