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This Week in History: The Great Emu War Ends, Emus Win

In this week in history, Australia admitted defeat in its war with thousands of large, flightless birds.

Imagine an army, 20,000 strong, that can run at 30 mph – significantly faster than Usain Bolt – take up to five bullets before being felled and tear down metal fencing with just their legs. 258 more words

This Week In History

Healesville Sanctuary photos

A taste of australian animals. Photos shot at the Healesville Sanctuary outside Melbourne during our friend Billie´s great 2nd birthday party! Thanks to Dale and Chrissy for lots of fun and good food. 52 more words


First blog post

A warm welcome to joining me on my journey as an unfurling artist.

How I started:

I worked fulltime in a stressful job.  I decided I needed to try to do more outside of work to help reduce stress levels and “turn off my brain” from thinking about work.  468 more words


Farewell Flinders Ranges… we will return!

Warning – epic long post ahead!

After nearly a week spent in the Flinders Ranges (including an extra day more than anticipated), it’s now time to move on. 1,172 more words


Charlie in Healdsburg

fountain pen, watercolor in 8X8″ hand.book w/c sketchbook

The free summer concerts are winding down now. This year I mainly got to the concerts in Healdsburg Plaza… 589 more words

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. 19 more words


Travelling & Alice Springs - day 320/10

Everyone else thought that someone else on the road trip had written today’s blog. It was only once catching up on blog photos and getting the remaining blogs from Tracey back in Melbourne that we realised the truth. 425 more words