Today, 25th April 2015 is the centenary of the Gallipoli landing. Many of those I've met overseas have no idea what ANZAC Day is and indeed for many years, it wasn't something that was really taught in Australian schools either, but that's all changed now. The history is taught to school kids not just about … Continue reading ANZAC DAY – 25th April
It's already Australia Day but, where I am, here in my little flat in Ecija, Spain, rugged up in 4 layers of clothing with the heaters on, it's not yet the 26th. I am however reflecting on my journey to becoming Australian. I wasn’t born in Australia, but then again, neither were so many others … Continue reading HAPPY AUSTRALIA DAY
Today is my last day in Spain for 2014 and I’m just a little bit excited about heading home for Christmas. My little suitcase has nothing in it except for my swimsuit and presents as all my summer clothes are waiting for me in Darwin. Last weekend I had the pleasure of catching up with … Continue reading Homeward Countdown!