Month: November 2016

Beer, Wine and Being 18+

“Are you having beer or wine?, the man supervising the bar queue for tonight’s exihibition at UNSW Art & Design asked me. When I told...

Lucia in Sydney

The young woman chosen to represent Lucia always seems to be a “typical” blonde Swede, and so that’s why I really loved that today’s Lucia...

Early Morning Circular Quay

Woke early this morning, so I headed down to Sydney Harbour. Really great being there before all the crowds arrive. Breakfast at City Extra. Coffee...

Bei Jing Dumpling

A couple of weeks ago I was sitting at the bus-stop near the corner of Cleveland and Crown Streets (Surry Hills) and a Chinese guy...

Random Photos

Today was the first time in about a month when I had time at work to “breathe”. For many industries, October/November is a time when...

Sydney View

For the last twenty or so years working in Sydney, I’ve only ever once had a “great view” from my office/workstation. It was when I...

The New BBQ King

“OMG BBQ King is closing down”, a colleague told to me a year or so ago. He was genuinely concerned at the loss of a...

Australian Of The Year (NSW)

“I’m going to go home and tell my children they’re not trying hard enough”, a friend of a friend joked tonight at the announcement of...

NAS Post Graduate Exhibition 2016

“After four years at art school, and that’s the best they can do? It’s outrageous”, my friend said tonight as we commented on one of...

Wednesday Night Drag

So it’s Wednesday night, and there’s not much on television, you don’t feel like listening to music or the radio, and you don’t feel like...