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Groovy hippy trip, man

Way back in 1987 I wrote a song called Save the Hippy It was one of the very first songs I wrote and it’s one of very few I still sing from those days. 837 more words

POLICE ARREST EIGHT PEOPLE AFTER SEIZURE OF DRUG CHEMICALS AND FIREARMS

The Australian Federal Police (AFP), Queensland Police Service (QPS) and Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) have dismantled an organised crime syndicate allegedly importing large amounts of a key drug precursor into Australia, and attempting to export firearms into Papua New Guinea. 67 more words

Crime

Dispensary/Chemist/Pharmacy/Farmacia/Drug Store: what do you call it?

Whatever name you use, I think (hope) the place you go to get medicine, etc., isn’t quite like this.

The photos are from the wonderful Herberton Village Museum. 43 more words

Australia

The old butcher shop

I think one or two of you may be just old enough to remember when the local butcher shop looked somewhat like this.

Australia

A well deserved TripAdvisor award

I read about this in the Dismal Swamp weekly newspaper, and am so pleased for them.

One of the many displays that made an impression on me, during a recent visit to this outdoor museum, was the school. 201 more words

Australia

ONLY THE GHOSTS

in the night
voices murmuring
only ghosts
where the river runs
by the old mine

disused stables
echoes of a horse nickering
sound of engines
through the darkness

Photography