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Last Days of an Aussie West Coast Summer

Last Sunday I could feel in me bones the ebbing of summer and the first signs of a cooler autumn hanging in the air.

My Humans were going for a walk down to the local yacht club where there was an open day to sign up new members. 269 more words

Border Collie


18/12/2016 – Kite Surfing and Osprey Washing

Yet another beautiful day on the Swan River, everyone preparing to kite surf, wind surf or simply relax. 59 more words


last light on the swan river

I tried my best to get out to ski last night but it wasn’t in the cards so I settled on a quick walk along the “Wild Mile” of the Swan River. 178 more words


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


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