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Last Week

📝 Last Week

👤 Banjo Paterson

Oh, the new-chum went to the backblock run,
But he should have gone there last week.
He tramped ten miles with a loaded gun, 182 more words


February 17 in history

1500 The Battle of Hemmingstedt.

1600 The philosopher Giordano Bruno was burned alive at Campo de’ Fiori in Rome for heresy.

1801 An electoral tie between  580 more words


Australia Day 2018

Australia Day is a national Public Holiday held on January 26th each year to commemorate the day the British First Fleet landed at Sydney Cove in 1788. 536 more words

The Man From Ironbark by A. B. 'Banjo' Paterson

It was the man from Ironbark who struck the Sydney town,
He wandered over street and park, he wandered up and down.
He loitered here, he loitered there, till he was like to drop, 546 more words


Running from Office

The following verse followed me from the city and found me where I am working in remoter parts:

I had written him a letter which I had, for want of better… 375 more words


Remembrance Day 2017 - We're All Australian's Now / One Body Now


In 1915 Banjo Paterson wrote, as an open letter to the troops, a poem he titled “We’re All Australians Now”. In 54-55 A.D. 753 more words

Remembrance Day

The Man They Called The Banjo

Book a table! BYO Drinks and nibbles. Doors open 3pm. Show starts 4pm.

The Waltzing Matilda Musical –

The Man They Call The Banjo

Love. Politics. 238 more words

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