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“After the withdrawal, Major Meredith compared the emus to Zulus, and commented on the striking maneuverability of the emus, even while badly wounded.”

Don’t think I’m serious?


My Family and Other Wildlife* - Canberra Part 1

15 Dec 2014 – 29 Jan 2015.

Don, my sister Julie, and I are walking in Weston Park. It’s a sunny day, our first day in Canberra. 1,639 more words



Forgot to mention, we have little emus…and they are much more adorable than the grown-up emus. Their daddy is very vigilant, making sure that his chicks find their way to the very best grubs and carrion leftovers. 78 more words

The Great Emu War

I don’t know about you, but the Australian history I learned in school never went much beyond “penal colony”. As your tour guide to this continent, I want to educate you on some lesser-known historical events. 416 more words