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Never a crossword

A few years ago. back in the early to mid 60’s to be precise, quite by accident I got started on “Crossword Puzzles”.

For as long as I can remember I’d always had my head stuck in one broadsheet or another; and at that time, it was Melbournes “The Age”, that had my complete. 1,191 more words

Ramblings

Driving Down Your Freeway

Mitchell Freeway construction 1968. Can you spot Parliament House?

Originally published in the West Australian, October 2015.  The writer was a guest for some, not all, of those mentioned in the story below. 2,085 more words

Western Australian Travel

A splash of scarlet

A Swollen-Fruited Daisy in the Western Australian Botanic Garden glistens in the morning sun.

Location: Perth, Australia

Nature

FOOD MAKES MONDAYS GREAT AGAIN

The Under The Bridge Foodtrucks organisers came up with the Trumpish slogan Make Mondays Great Again, so I am stealing it from them.

It’s on again today from 5-8.30 pm at the Fremantle East Street Jetty and a lot of fun. 39 more words

Western Australia

Town Mascots

In July 2016, my family drove from Winnipeg to Bakers Narrows, Manitoba. Bakers Narrows is a small town north of The Pas and somewhere south of Flin Flon. 71 more words

Suzanne Costigan

FINE FREO FOOD UNDER THE RAINBOW

The Under The Bridge food van market at the Fremantle East Street jetty has become very popular with hundreds of people sitting at the Swan river watching the sun set behind the port and enjoying great food. 21 more words

Western Australia