Tag Archives: country life

Morning tea at Finniss Point

I’m in Auburn once again this weekend, spending time with dad. Today we had an invitation to visit one of the nurses who comes to help him shower – he has someone come in most days of the week, a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Remembering Mr Cogan

I went up to Auburn again this week, spending a few days with dad and enjoying the pleasures of country life. On Friday we went to Undalya again to have a look at the old cemetery there, on the site … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Undalya

I was in Auburn again today, and this afternoon went with dad for a little drive, just a few k’s down the road to Undalya. This is a tiny town, hamlet perhaps would be a better word, which has a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Immensity and smallness

I have spent a good deal of the last two weeks in Auburn. Dad has been unwell and I have been there with him. He has had a few days in hospital, and even after he got home again, has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The library, the footy, it’s a small world

I was at the State Library today and saw an exhibition there about football in South Australia – 140 years of it. It was terrific – some fantastic old videos, photos, memorabilia, not just of the SANFL teams, but country … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment