Category Archives: funny

For those of you who follow “Sea Patrol”…

… I apologise! I had no idea so much ‘drama’ can take place on an RAN vessel.  It would seem it ALL happens aboard ‘HMAS Hammersley’.  Sheesh – why wasn’t I posted to Boats (Nickname for Patrol Boats in the … Continue reading

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In an octopus’s garden…

… in this particular bit of occy ‘country’ – you need to bring your own shade!  Don’t believe me? Go and have a look-see for yourself: You can find the full story over at on the National Geographic News website; … Continue reading

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Tradesman next door…

…is working on renovations in the neighbour’s carport.  He might as well be working in our living room given the way the sound carries in this place – you can hear every single topic of conversation (and the odd expletive) … Continue reading

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