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The Year My Voice Broke: Braidwood, New South Wales

Braidwood is small and seemingly sleepy.  It has been the site for more than a handful of films over the years, such as Robbery Under Arms (1920), Ned Kelly (1970), the iconic The Year My Voice Broke (1987), On our Selection (1995), Finding Joy (2003), The Discontinuity (2009) and Australia’s Most Haunted (2013). 67 more words

Exeleon Says Braidwood Nuclear Plant Wasn't In Danger From Nearby Tornado

(CBS) — One of Monday night’s tornadoes narrowly missed Exelon Nuclear’s Braidwood plant, but the utility insists no one was endangered.

Exelon Nuclear spokesperson Krista Lopykinski says the storm came close enough to the reactor buildings to overturn a shipping container in Braidwood’s parking lot. 146 more words


At Least Nine Tornadoes Touched Down Monday, NWS Confirms

UPDATE 9:36 p.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) — Survey teams with the National Weather Service have confirmed at least nine tornadoes touched down Monday night, when powerful damaging storms swept through the western and southwestern suburbs. 122 more words


Roadtrip Detour: Dojo Bread, Braidwood

Sometimes you come across little hidden gems that you really hope no one else will find out about. There is something so comforting, albeit incredibly selfish, in being one of the only people with the knowledge of something great. 347 more words


Braidwood Bakery

On the way back from the South Coast of NSW, my friends and I decide to stop in at the Braidwood Bakery for a snack to keep us going as we drove back to Canberra. 179 more words