Monthly Archives: November 2016

Supermoon

Supermoon over Woragee from Factory Lane Ok, most definitely not the best photograph, taken on a Samsung Galaxy at about 2010 AEDT last night, but we had fun driving round the back roads to get a decent view of the … Continue reading

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The V/line train to Melbourne

Last Tuesday, we needed to go to the city (actually St Kilda, but never mind) and instead of driving we caught the train to celebrate our becoming eligible for Seniors’ travel cards. In a lot of places, a 500 km … Continue reading

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Bulgaria and the end of world war 1

It was pouring with rain today, too wet to do anything outsider or much inside, so I treated myself to some downtime researching how Australian newspapers reported the abdication of Nicholas II. Of course, Nicholas II was not the only … Continue reading

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J A Rochlitz

In Beechworth, we have a park known as Queen Victoria Park. As some of the streets round about have Crimean war names  I always sort of just assumed that it was laid out in the 1850’s just as Beechworth was … Continue reading

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