Local School

Bar and band

I have mentioned before and it was shown to me again tonight, the Australian community spirit is alive and well and will remain so for a long long time. It’s something I noticed very early on following my move here, well, it’s difficult not to notice it. The Aussies love a local business, they love [...]

ruined

This blog is about what it’s really like to live in Australia. But what it’s really like to live in Australia isn’t like what it’s really like to live in Australia right now. What it’s like to live in Australia right now is completely different to what it’s normally like to live in Australia. This [...]

Tuckshop

School Dinners. When I think of school dinners, I think of getting into the queue at the canteen, clutching my tray, collecting my school dinner, normally meat, two veg and mashed potato, and picking up my pudding at the same time. This could be chocolate sponge with custard if I were lucky or rice pudding [...]

drunk

Yes, it was a busy weekend. Education. We continue to be impressed with the standard of education over at our local school. Elizabeth’s reading skills are coming along just great; she now reads her bedtime story to us! On Friday she was promoted to “red books” which are for grade 2, although she is only [...]