Monthly Archives: April 2013

Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – Z is for …..Zoo

I am not a fan of zoo’s but tucked away at the Botanical Gardens at Wagga Wagga is a small zoo. The animals are free, (within reason) to wander around and here are a few snapshots. Meanwhile, the gardens are … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – Y is for …..Young & Yackandandah

Young is a small town in south west NSW, with a population of around 3,000. We spent a few days in Young as I have a cousin who lives there, so I did explore a little. We spent a lovely … Continue reading

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Guildford Railway Station circa 1920

This has to be one of the nicest cards that I have ever purchased. This card dates from 1920, but the moment I saw the picture I recognised the railway station. It didn’t look all that different from when I … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – W is for …..Wagga Wagga & Wiradjuri

The name Wagga Wagga is an Aboriginal one, meaning place of many crows. Wagga, as it is known is a central and largest city in New South Wales. It has a population of around 50,000 and plays host to the … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – V is for …..Victory

Ironically V for Victory falls on the public holiday of ANZAC DAY which is honoured in Australian and New Zealand. It is a time for remembering and honouring those who gave their lives for the great good and it is … Continue reading

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2013 Trans Tasman ANZAC Day Blog Challenge

Wall of Honour at The War Memorial Canberra – Oct 2012 For the 3rd year running I am participating in the ANZAC Day Blog Challenge hosted by Kintalk. You can read my previous posts for 2011 & 2012. Like last … Continue reading

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Library Loot – 24th April

As I mentioned in my post for Library Loot 17th – 23rd April I have been to the library no less than 4 times in the last week. Anymore and they will be charging me rent! You can see my … Continue reading

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Library Loot – 17th – 23rd April

I have a bit of a week this last week. I have visited the library 4 times! – Firstly I visited early last week to collect two books that I had reserved Then I noticed that another book that I … Continue reading

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Wonersh Church circa 1905

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – T is for …..Trim

Located on a stone windowsill at the Mitchell Wing of the NSW State Libary is a memorial to Trim. The pictures below are firstly going to set the scene for the location of the memorial to Trim. In stone, he … Continue reading

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