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Gold Blends

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Jackie did a great deal of tidying and planting today whilst I carried out a little of the latter. 155 more words

Giants’ rise mirroring Hawks dynasty

So any link between the still embryonic Greater Western Sydney and the Melbourne behemoth might seem far-fetched. But on and off the field, the Giants have learnt much from Hawthorn’s blueprint. 504 more words

AFL

The best laid plans...

Today’s guest picture from my Newcastle correspondent shows a splendid drum kit to be found on a new trail at Plessey Woods Country Park.

We had an exciting plan A for today and a fairly exciting fallback plan B too.  946 more words

Birds

Orchard Abloom, April 2016

Here are some photos of the orchard, with the bigger trees having been present when we bought the parcel, and others subsequently planted by Kathy. All but the last photo were taken with my iPhone 6S, and went directly from the camera to the blog. 98 more words

Photography

How did the age of the 2015 Hawks compare?

The 2015 Hawks had a classic age profile for a Premiership team – a core of players in their mid-to-late 20s, with a smaller but important group of veterans in their early 30s. 85 more words

AFL Aussie Rules

Seeing as Melbourne claims to be the sporting capital of the world, we thought it would be rude not to see an “Aussie Footie” game. The Drs in the clinic reliably informed me that Melbourne has 8 AFL (just Aussie football) teams. 278 more words