Tonight was the inaugural practice session of the St Michael’s church male choir and it was a resounding success.
Last night Linda and I went to see the David Williamson play “Travelling North” at the Riverside Theatre, Parramatta.
You can often tell it’s about to rain when ants invade your home. We’ve had a week of almost continuous rain here, and within the first few hours the ants had discovered the sugar bowl. Now in times past I would have reached straight for the ant poison, but I’m … Continue reading
One of the many lovely presents we received last Christmas were tickets to see Roberta Flack at the Sydney Opera House. We hadn’t realized at the time that the performance was on Valentine’s Day, so it was a good excuse for a romantic night out for us, as if we … Continue reading
For some months now Carlo has had a gig every second Sunday at the Opera Bar in Circular Quay right next to (you guessed it) the famous Sydney Opera House. (Click here for Google map)
While the north of Australia is recovering from massive flooding, fierce firestorms have killed more that 173 people, destroyed nearly 800 homes and burnt out 350,000 hectares in the southern state of Victoria.
At last we have a new carport to protect the cars from the heat and hail. Photos show it going up over a period of about seven hours. Continue reading
Today Gaby started kindergarten at Baulkham Hills North Public School. Sabine has been going to this school for the past year and Gaby has often been there to drop her off or pick her up, so it was familiar ground. In fact Gaby had been looking forward to starting and … Continue reading
Carlo decided that for his 32nd birthday (02 Feb 2009) he would get all his friends together for a jam session. And what a jam session it was,