Monthly Archives: March 2011


As an enthusiastic painter of birds, I think we need a post on the subject and what better bird to start this off than the beautiful song of the Australian Magpie. This bird couldn’t be more different from the English … Continue reading

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Kiwi Experience

Ok, I have now signed on to the Kiwi Experience, the back-packers bus pass round NZ. The reason for this was that they were advertising special more than half price offers for bookings made before the end of March. But … Continue reading

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Message from Canberra

Just got this message from Terry in Tathra NSW. What a great idea, to come and see this part of the world. You say you will be coming in Autumn, so Spring here, of course. Do you have any sort … Continue reading

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