Monthly Archives: October 2014

Celebrating Megan

  My dear friend Megan is leaving work – retiring!!!!!!!! – at the end of this week. This is very exciting and opens up a whole new chapter of life for her. However for some of us who work with … Continue reading

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Magpies carolling and a ‘where’s wally’ quiz for Bird Week

It’s National Bird Week this week. Here’s a link to the crowd that organise it – http://birdlife.org.au/get-involved/whats-on/bird-week Apparently the idea originated many years ago when a day in late October was designated ‘Bird Day’. This year the official ‘week’ ends … Continue reading

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Kaurna Language Week

Last week was Kaurna Language Week – Kaurna being the Aboriginal people of the Adelaide plains area. Nicky, who is becoming a regular in these posts, went on a tour put on during the week, as part of the celebrations, looking … Continue reading

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Birds, trees, leaves, light

  I feel a bit obsessed with spring this year. I have loved seeing the trees getting their leaves, and all the flowers blooming  (stay tuned for a flower post sometime soon). Last week I was in the city and I … Continue reading

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More fundraiser photos – thanks Sarah

Sarah sent through some more photos from last Friday’s CHO fundraiser. They are great shots – many thanks Sarah!      

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How to change the world

  The CHO fundraiser on Friday night was just wonderful. I keep thinking about it – about the fun it was, about people’s faces, the laughter, the food, the music, the contributions that so many people made that added up … Continue reading

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Connecting, creating, having fun

It’s been a week of wonderful community events. Last Saturday I went with Nicky to a fantastic community cabaret style ‘do’ in the city that was on at the same time as the footy Grand Final – which we consequently ignored … Continue reading

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