Fathers Day


Those who have read my previous posts on this subject will know that here in Australia Mothers Day and Fathers Day are both celebrated on a different date than they are in the UK. Whilst the UK is out of sync with the rest of the world on Mothers Day, for Fathers Day its Australia [...]


It probably wasn’t Father’s Day where you live, but on Sunday it was for those of us who live here in Australia. As I explained in last years post about Father’s Day in Australia, Father’s Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of June in the UK and over 70 other countries. Here in Australia, [...]

Story Bridge

I wrote a post a few years ago, and you can read it by clicking the following link, about Mother’s Day in Australia. You see, Mother’s Day in Australia is on a different day than it is in the UK, so I wanted to check it out. I discovered that only Ireland and Nigeria share [...]

art in the park

Not far from where I live are the Anstead Bushlands. You may remember that we went there for a barbecue a few weeks ago. Well, we would have had trouble getting on to the free barbecuing equipment this Sunday as the whole area was taken over by an event being held by the Pullen Pullen [...]