Category Archives: History

A Sunday Drive In Speyside

Sunday Many distilleries do not open on Sunday’s but we did have two on the day’s itinerary, and some interesting ancient sites. I was early for breakfast (a first for me) which did not start until 9:30am on a Sunday, … Continue reading

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Arthur Grady Day

Arthur Grady Day celebrates Fremantle bicycle maker, Arthur Grady, the first man to ride around Australia on a motorcycle in 1924.  Each year the Kings Square event grows, this year including some cars, perambulators and old hand tools. Motorcycle names … Continue reading

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Sir Edmund Barry

I’ve already talked of Jenny M Thomas and the System, if you missed them at Kulcha last month check out their webpage and music.  Their CD of edgy colonial songs has been in my car since the concert; so I … Continue reading

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