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The Cockies are eating our house!

I have written often of the paradise that is Second Valley on South Australia’s Fleurieu Pensinsula. It is idyllic and now regularly written up as one of South Australia’s best beaches. The secret has got out!   Waking in the … Continue reading

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Nhill, Victoria – a place to stop for petrol or a destination?

Nhill is about 350 kms from Adelaide, just over the border into Victoria. It is a place we’d driven through many times, heading to Melbourne or other parts. If we’d stopped it had only been for a comfort stop and … Continue reading

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Sydney by Ferry

The Harbour is what makes Sydney, as everyone knows, and so what better way to get around it than by ferry? We’d taken the ferry to Balmain on our first day in Sydney and so as the clouds cleared on … Continue reading

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Sydney – The Naval Museum and Balmain

We travelled to Sydney with our daughter who had a convention to attend. Her conference was at the New Exhibition Centre in Darling Harbour giving us an excuse to stay somewhere we’d not been before. We chose to stay in … Continue reading

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They weren’t joking when they said, you read your way to a PhD were they?

As I have put my nose to the grindstone and got right back into my research, my principal supervisor’s early advice that you read your way to a Phd has really been ringing in my ears. With Christmas out of … Continue reading

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