Breaking News – Australia runs out of loo paper

At the risk of overdoing the Coronavirus thing, I just have to do this today. Australia has gone toilet paper mad. Yes, you heard me. Toilet paper. Dare I say it?  It has been interesting following the development of the toilet paper social media pandemic. Toilet paper is flying out the door in unprecedented numbers. … More Breaking News – Australia runs out of loo paper

Devil’s Marbles

This is the Devil’s country; he’s even emptied his bag of marbles around the place! said John Ross of the Australian Overland Telegraph Line expedition in 1870. The name stuck until it was changed in 2011 to Karlu Karlu/ Devil’s Marbles Conservation Reserve. In 1982 it was registered as a sacred site by the Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority.  Protected, … More Devil’s Marbles

A Little Bush Fairy

A LITTLE BUSH FAIRY A little bush fairy on the Christmas tree! Tho’ not like the fairies you usually see, For she wears not a gauzy gossamer gown but gumnut blossoms drifting down   And there on top of her pine tree tower she waves a wand of flannel flower. Flittering and fluttering her eucalyptus … More A Little Bush Fairy