Category Archives: Stuff that happened

Sydney Film Festival – Toomelah

Continuing the winter ‘arts’ season in Sydney, there is the Sydney Film Festival. We thought we’d better check something out – and being Pommies we decided we’d better watch something Australian (to help us understand how Australia works 🙂 ) … Continue reading

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Snakes and shopping at Chatswood

Yeah, so this was a Sunday, and MDF was out somewhere or other, and I needed to get some new clothes, so I went to Chatswood. Yeah of course where else would I go shopping. I wasn’t very inspired and … Continue reading

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Super Pump!

When we bought our bikes to ride to work on, we bought cheap crappy bicycle pumps. But ENOUGH is now ENOUGH – they are very lame. MDF couldn’t stand soft tyres any more, so she went out and bought SUPER … Continue reading

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Bananas are worth more than gold!

Well – I haven’t done an exact comparision, but let me present the evidence: This is the receipt for the above bananas… What you can see here, is that those 5 bananas cost $11.64, which is in fact $2.33 per … Continue reading

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New Heater

With the arrival of May, comes the arrival of cold winter weather. Weather that wouldn’t be considered cold in the UK, but it’s considered cold here. Personally, it wouldn’t be considered cold if our house wasn’t full of holes and … Continue reading

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The Hunter Valley weekend

Went for a weekend to the Hunter Valley – which is famous for its wine tasting and fine-dining. We didn’t do that much fine dining, but plenty of wine tasting. It was really enjoyable – most of the tastings were … Continue reading

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6 months in Australia!!!

Six month anniversary in Australia! (Well it was about a month ago – but this is a ‘back’ post) We celebrated by going to a screening of Our Generation which is a documentary about what is happening to Aborigines in … Continue reading

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