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5 Photos/5 Stories challenge - day 3

I was sick and out-of-action yesterday so am putting up two photo/stories today.

‘The Vic’ is on Victoria Street, Abbotsford, not far from where I live. 187 more words


5 Photos/5 Stories challenge - day 2

This photo features two Melbourne trams travelling down Swanston Street in the city.  Trams have been operating in Melbourne since 1884. They were initially powered by horses and then cables, with the electric tram system commencing in 1906.   175 more words


5 Photos-5 Stories Challenge - day 1

I’ve been nominated by my blogger friend Lucile de Godoy from Amsterdam to participate in a Photo/Story Challenge.  Lucile is an amazing photographer who has inspired me to take more street shots and to experiment with black and white photography.   390 more words


A taste of Melbourne unpredictability

If the weather from all different parts of Australia were curries, Melbourne’s weather would be one of the more mild dishes there.

It wouldn’t be a ragingly hot Vindaloo like Alice Springs or Broome, and it wouldn’t be the cold yoghurt that comes complimentary in a separate little tub, that would be Tasmania. 330 more words

Australian Life

The Changing Seasons - February

You may remember this time last month I posted a series of photographs taken around the Federation Square/Southbank/Flinders Street Station precinct of Melbourne in response to a challenge set by fellow blogger… 72 more words


Pluto in Capricorn - How To Turn Goats Piss into Gasoline





  1. a celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit round a star.

    • the earth.

      noun: the planet

      “no generation has the right to pollute the planet”

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