Monthly Archives: August 2014

Remembering Captain Bligh.

Recently whilst walking in London, I came across a blue plaque commemorating Captain William Bligh, Commander of the ‘Bounty’. As an Australian, Captain Bligh is remembered differently. On 29 April 1789, whilst sailing from Tahiti, his crew mutinied and placed … Continue reading

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Itinerant Memories

Today, I watched as a fun fair folded up and moved off to it’s next site. As I watched, I was reminded of my days working as a home tutor, in Far West Queensland. Living in caravans and shearer’s quarters. … Continue reading

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