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Making Hay

Making hay is a time honored enterprise in the country. This basic rural activity has inspired artists like Millet, Van Gogh and Monet as they painted en plein air. Millet painted ‘The  ...

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Rain Dance

Today on ‘The Country Hour’ on ABC radio, I heard some kids talking about the impact of drought. They were from a small school in a small town called Caragabal, population about 200.  ...

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Patrick White

Review of ‘Patrick White’ by Toni Brisland, Little Steps Publishing 2020, illustrated by Anastasia Popp. The review copy was supplied by the author and is a part of her book campaign with Books  ...

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A tale of Chooks

Once upon a time we had a pen of chooks…all Issa Browns. We had three that the kids named(bad idea), then we had two. The sly fox was always about if we let them roam. So on advice I bought  ...

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Ohmmmmmm

In these strange times, there are many changes. I have been driving to Murrurundi for nearly 20 years for a yoga class…a 200kms round trip. We have not missed many weeks over the years and  ...

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