The Ship Song Project. A Tribute to the Sydney Opera House. Song writer: Nick Cave. Music video filmed inside/outside Sydney Opera House.

Well done, Cadel Evans. Congratulations on your Tour de France win. Watching you, live, at the start of your victory lap into Paris. Update: Cadel is riding with a glass of champagne in his hand. lol.

Ash cloud from a Volcano eruption in Chile has crossed the Pacific Ocean and is now passing over New Zealand’s South Island and Tasmania

St Patricks Day 2011 Flashmob Central Station, Sydney, Australia Central is the terminus station for all intercity and interstate trains coming into Sydney. I know this station very well as its my start-off point to explore Sydney and its surrounds. Exiting to catch the Light Rail down to Paddys Market and Darling Harbour, of going … More

We have had a week of extreme heat of 35+ with yesterdays temp of 45C. This afternoon the weather has turned and a slight shower of rain has come to cool things down. Lovely. Something Different Thats the way to travel. This video was found on this wonderful blog.

Cyclone Yasi. Jo Nova of reports >To give you some idea of just how expansive Yasi is, look at the size of it compared to the continental USA, and the UK just for scale. More here

Summer Heat It is currently 42c degrees (108F) at 4pm in my local area ‎42C on the coast today … this evening Darcy the cat as well as the dogs, Bailey and Kahlua had a tepid water wash … interesting …they are re-vitalised

Cyclone Yasi to on its way to Northern Queensland Yasi will cross the coast Wednesday night and is expected to gain momentum and strength. It is currently a category two and predicted to be a category four on touchdown. Looking at the WeatherChannel site you can watch the movement of the cyclone. To me it … More

Sitting here at home relaxing after spending most of the day in Sydney to celebrate Australia Day 2011. Myself outside St Marys Cathedral keeping Mary MacKillop St Mary of the Cross company.

I’ll be heading into Sydney for the Australia Day celebrations tomorrow. So I’m putting this on today to get everyone motivated to give freely to the Australian Floods appeal BBQs which will be held at all Oz Day events. Click here for Australia Day events calendar.