Monthly Archives: September 2015

Australia is full of boat people

I think I was at secondary school when I heard about the “boat people” of Vietnam who had made it all of the way to Australia during the late 1970s. I couldn’t, and still can’t, ┬ácomprehend how a rowing boat … Continue reading

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Kakadu: uniquely Australian

The jabiru bird had a wingspan of about 2.5 metres and was coming in to land, but it did so in a way that I had never really seen before. Rather than landing in a straight line like a plane … Continue reading

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