Tag Archives: community life

Perspective

I have been taking someone to the dentist at Port Noarlunga South for the past few weeks, so have had a chance to get to know that little area a little more,  in particular Cliff Avenue. It struck me how … Continue reading

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Footy in the suburbs

It’s coming up for footy finals the length and breadth of the land. I am a fairly cursory follower – I try to always know enough to be able to talk about what’s going on, but I don’t go to … Continue reading

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Sewing a service (lessons from small towns)

I love small towns – it was a very happy thing to be brought up in one, and visiting Mannum last week I was reminded again of their unassuming can-do attitudes and the many things that can be learnt from … Continue reading

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The rewards of community life (a post for Ron)

There is a choir called Australian Voices which ‘sings’ famous speeches by well-known Australians. At the end of the final Q & A program for 2014,they did a version of parts of the speech Noel Pearson made at Gough Whitlam’s funeral. The line that … Continue reading

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