September 2021

Lockdown Deadline

For the first time in eighteen months, I went for a swim in a “proper swimming pool”. In fact, it was the same pool where I learned to swim fifty-something years ago.… Read the rest

My Heart Sunk

My heart sunk when news came through this afternoon of a confirmed COVID case in Lismore.

According to the local area health service, someone who attended Goonellabah Public School on Monday has tested positive.… Read the rest

Walking Sounds

The other morning I was LISTENING to the ABC program, “Insiders”. Though it’s ostensibly a TV program, they also broadcast it on ABC NewsRadio, and sometimes I listen there, in preference.… Read the rest

Garbage Bin Art

While most garbage bins are dominated by advertising or messages from the local council, there’s a handful of garbage bins in Lismore featuring the work of local artists.

I noticed them only today, having walked through the Back Alley Gallery which I’ve previously blogged about.… Read the rest