Flies

Dung beetle

Well, it was the natural progression from Wednesdays post called Flies in Australia: How Bad Is It? There was a time in Australia, so I’ve heard, when the fly problem was very bad. Very very bad. Thanks to one little critter the situation has improved dramatically over the years and Australians most certainly have fewer [...]

anz

I’ve been catching up on my Australia and New Zealand magazine articles lately and with this particular reprint, I will be up to date. When people think of Australia they often also think of flies in your face. Irritating, annoying, face pestering persistent flies. But how bad is it? For me, living here in Brisbane, [...]

flies

For some people the idea of moving to Australia conjures up some very strange thoughts and questions. Will I miss my friends and family? How will I cope with the snakes and spiders? Will it be too hot for me? If I go swimming in the sea, will I get eaten by a shark? Will [...]

Adelaide

As you probably all know, here at BobinOz.com we love a good survey. Well, such a survey was released on January 22nd but, at the time, there was so much going on that it slipped me by. But thankfully, today, nothing major has happened which is great news, and gives me the chance to tell [...]

Drink

I said a while ago that if Bobby Andonov did not win Australia’s Got Talent, I’d eat my hat….. along with all the corks…… Well, last Tuesday Bobby Andonov did not win Australia’s Got Talent. Dang! But then I had a good idea he wouldn’t win when he sang that stupid Christina Aguilera song. As [...]