Ode to Australia

When the shearing sheds are silent, and the stock camps fallen quietWhen the gidgee coals no longer glow across the outback nightAnd the bush is forced to hang a sign, ‘gone broke and won’t be back’And spirits fear to find a way beyond the beaten trackWhen harvesters stand derelict upon the wind-swept plainsAnd brave heartsContinue reading “Ode to Australia”


John Hughes  · ghSo2l93410hd  · TRUTH ABOUT COAL FIRED POWER STATIONS !Great story. My name is Terence Cardwell. I spent 25 years in the Electricity Commission of NSW working, commissioning and operating the various power units. My last was the 4 X 350 MW Munmorah Power Stations near Newcastle. Terence says this about Coal firedContinue reading “TRUTH ABOUT COAL FIRED POWER STATIONS”

The Life and the Times of the Bleakley Family Series

Dear reader I began with fragmented information which had been given to me seemingly having no connections to anything or anyone but was enough to whet my appetite to try to find the answers; so I embarked on a voyage of discovery and a search for family was initiated. This search has taken me throughContinue reading “The Life and the Times of the Bleakley Family Series”

Reminiscence of moments in time

written by Nelle Poignant memories of my father filter through my memory, dancing and elusive, I almost capture them but then they slip away, eluding my grasp, fading and returning to the past. So time has dimmed my earlier recollections of dad but not so much my mother. Life goes by so quickly that it’sContinue reading “Reminiscence of moments in time”