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How bleak is our valley

Graeme Philipson

May 15, 2007

I write this column from Santa Clara, in the heart of Silicon Valley. That term describes the collection of small cities straddling the San Andreas fault, south of San Francisco. 2,005 more words

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Mentally Unstable Swagman Drowns Himself In Local Billabong

Three troopers are undergoing counselling after a routine arrest turned to tragedy when the suspect threw himself into a waterhole and drowned.

“That escalated rather quickly,” a distraught trooper Andrew Patterson told… 254 more words

The UnAustralian

T is for Time and Tom times Two

Back to T. I have 423 songs in my digital library starting with T, and that is excluding all of the The… songs. TNT, Talking to a Stranger, Tears in Heaven, Telegraph Road, That Ain’t Bad, The Theme from Rawhide… 358 more words

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Mentally Unstable Swagman Drowns Himself In Local Billabong

Three troopers are undergoing counselling after a routine arrest turned to tragedy when the suspect threw himself into a waterhole and drowned.

“That escalated rather quickly,” said distraught trooper Andrew Patterson. 190 more words

The Man They Call The Banjo

Event: Musical Drama: The Man They Call the Banjo

Venue : Old Courthouse Hotel, 

Address:  63 Brooke St Smythesdale

Date:  Sunday June 5th 2016; Show 6.30 pm – Special Pre Show meal @ 5 pm  200 more words

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Basic Fingerstyle Guitar - Waltzing Matilda - Folk Guitar Lesson [FO-107]

In this 8th lesson in the Folk Fingerstyle Modules we look at combining melody with the fingerstyle patterns covered so far and play the Australian classic Waltzing Matilda in open position. 256 more words

Justin Guitar

A-Waltzing Matilda: A Saving Analogy

  • swagman = hobo walking the Australian outback, the bush, with his “swag”
  • swag = blanket containing one’s belongings carried over a shoulder with a piece of twine…
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