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My WeekendNotes - 316 - Page 2
The south-west of Western Australia is one of great historical significance, with many regional museums and other instit... [more]
Everyone loves to bag a bargain, and for generations of Australians garage sales have been a popular place to trawl for ... [more]
As the end of winter draws closer and the days gradually become longer and warmer, Perth comes to life once again after ... [more]
A vast country covering over 3, 288 million square kilometres, India encompasses an immense range of fascinating culture... [more]
01/08/2015 - 19/09/2015
A small land-locked nation surrounded by Myanmar, China, Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia, Laos is much less known than it... [more]
Wherever we live in the world and whatever society we belong to, the ideal of peace is one that is sacred to the vast ma... [more]
There is nothing quite so satisfying as ambling into a lush productive home garden and leisurely picking the produce tha... [more]
Situated in the quaint hamlet of Boyanup, the South West Rail and Heritage Centre is one of regional Western Australia's... [more]
One of Western Australia's most colourful and culturally dynamic neighbourhoods, beautiful, breezy Fremantle hosts dozen... [more]
08/05/2015 - 17/05/2015
How can we say 'Thank You' to someone who has not only given us the gift of life, but who has also been one of our most ... [more]
03/05/2015 - 03/04/2015
2015 marks the centenary of the ANZAC story, and throughout Australia hundreds of events have been planned to glorify th... [more]
25/04/2015 - 27/04/2015
A visit to a country show is an unforgettable experience. Capturing the magic of traditional Australian country life, ea... [more]
10/04/2015 - 11/04/2015
Photography enthusiasts, armchair travellers and nature-lovers from Perth and beyond will be pleased to learn that the w... [more]
09/04/2015 - 01/06/2015
Once in a while, do you ever find yourself wishing that you were still a child? I certainly do. Here in Perth there are ... [more]
07/04/2015 - 10/04/2015
I'm convinced that showtime brings out the child within each of us. The sights, sounds and smells evoke memories of days... [more]
27/03/2015 - 28/03/2015
Have you always wanted to be creative, but simply can't make up your mind what kind of media you'd like to work in? Taki... [more]
Now that the hot weather of summer is gradually beginning to ebb away, it's time for us all to emerge from our air-condi... [more]
Here in Perth Spring is our favourite time of the year for fetes, fairs, festivals and other great family events. Offeri... [more]
Spring time is fair time here in Perth, and all around the city schools and other community groups are promoting their m... [more]
Once upon a time every home had a garden. Not just the tiny patch of sparsely-planted vegetation that often passes for a... [more]
Play, for young children, is not only fun but can also be a means through which they interpret the world around them and... [more]
Snuggled between the dismal damp days of late winter and the scorching heat of our infamous summer, springtime has alway... [more]
Despite the abundance of flashy expensive toys and high-tech gadgets that are so prevalent today, children really don't... [more]
29/09/2014 - 11/10/2014
Situated on the South West Highway, approximately nineteen kilometres from Bunbury, the small town of Boyanup is typical... [more]
A huge country with a dazzling array of cultural traditions, India is the home of some of the world's biggest, best and ... [more]
The tradition of country fairs goes back centuries, but far from being a quaint custom from days long gone by, they're s... [more]
12/09/2014 - 13/09/2014
Although the Perth Hills are always magical, with the advent of spring they become especially attractive to visitors. As... [more]
Situated in the picturesque foothills leading to the Barrington Tops, and just three hours north of Sydney, Dungog is a... [more]
28/08/2014 - 31/08/2014
Of all of the beautiful festivals celebrated by Hindu people worldwide, one of the sweetest and most colourful would hav... [more]
16/08/2014 - 17/08/2014
One of the most historic regions in New South Wales, the Hunter Valley is also one of the most picturesque. With rolling... [more]
When my daughter was a little girl, we shared our house with fairies and other magical creatures, and every corner of ou... [more]
As one of the key learning areas of childhood education, literacy has always been a hot topic of discussion, especially ... [more]
12/07/2014 - 13/07/2014
Over recent years the issue of human rights has become an increasingly hot topic of conversation. Although the standard ... [more]
03/06/2014 - 05/06/2014
Western Australia's beautiful south-west is always a popular escape from the noise and pollution of city life, and at th... [more]
Everybody loves a festival, and here in Perth we're very fortunate to have a terrific selection to choose from each week... [more]
Although Western Australia's south-west is a tourist magnet at any time of the year, long weekends are especially popula... [more]
Special events like Mothers Day always leave me in a tizzy, as I agonise over what gift I should give the most important... [more]
17/04/2014 - 14/05/2014
Insanely noisy and hair-raising carnival rides, laden with shrieking teenagers. Sideshow alley, with its endless parade ... [more]
01/05/2014 - 29/07/2014
For stay-at-home parents, discovering something to do mid-week with your preschooler that's not too expensive is always ... [more]
Are you yearning to escape the city for some fresh country air, but are unsure about where to go, and when? If so, how a... [more]
If there's a single community event that touches the lives of most Australians, young and old, it would have to be the h... [more]
29/04/2014 - 30/05/2014
Now that the scorching heat of summer is well behind us and the autumn weather is mild and pleasant, the time is ripe to... [more]
Are you looking for something fun, informative and not too expensive this weekend to entertain your active brood? In tod... [more]
Whenever I think of country shows, images of prize-winning livestock adorned with colourful sashes, neatly-displayed row... [more]
09/05/2014 - 10/05/2014
Are you planning a visit to Tasmania and are seeking authentic local events that are well off the tourist trail? Or per... [more]
30/05/2014 - 31/05/2014
Once upon a time, long before the advent of the internet and computer games, local fairs and agricultural shows were eve... [more]
16/05/2014 - 18/05/2014
While summer days in Perth can be intolerably hot, the long balmy evenings of the warmer months offer many wonderful opp... [more]
Are you tired of celebrating Australia Day the same old way each year and are looking for something a little bit differe... [more]
One person's trash is another's treasure and this is no more true than in the wonderful world of op-shopping. Selling se... [more]
While most women enjoy going out with their husband or partner, it's also loads of fun having a special day out with you... [more]
Here in Sydney our scorching-hot summers mean that the most comfortable place to be is often relaxing by the beach or in... [more]
Here in Australia summer-time is synonymous with having fun at the beach and this is particularly the case on the Gold C... [more]
Due to Australia's geographical location in the Southern Hemisphere and the warm weather we generally enjoy towards the ... [more]
Many things have changed in the world since I was a child. Fashions and fads have come and gone, while many of the games... [more]
Despite our complex lifestyles and rapidly-shrinking backyards, or perhaps as a result of them, over recent years the no... [more]
Step up, step up, to all the fun of the Fair. Here in Perth the mild weather of Spring means that a plethora of family-f... [more]
There is certainly never, ever a dull moment at Whiteman's Park. Perth's favourite suburban park always has something fu... [more]
This Saturday is a big day at Rottnest Island with the advent of a special and very exciting celebration that highlights... [more]
19/10/2013 - 16/10/2013
A beautiful productive garden is not only a delight to look at but also saves hundreds of dollars each year on your groc... [more]
Everybody loves Show-time. For kids, the colour, flamboyance and frenetic pace are intoxicating, while adults invariably... [more]
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