Monthly Archives: February 2014

** March 2014 Challenge – Coming of Age Autumn **

The Aussie Readers group on Goodreads has the March Challenge – Coming of Age Autumn; March is the first month of Autumn – the first in the easing of the Aussie summer heat… March also means choosing a Coming of … Continue reading

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**Autumn Reading Challenge – 2014**

**Autumn Reading Challenge – 2014** (01-Mar-2014 – 31-May-2014) The Aussie Readers group on Goodreads has the **Autumn Reading Challenge – 2014** ; During the months of Autumn Australia holds various events throughout the country…

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MGSE ranked second in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings

❝ Education at the University of Melbourne has been ranked second in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject. … “It is particularly pleasing to see education being recognized as a global leader; this is testament … Continue reading

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Adding a teleprompter to the SLR Video Kit

Using the Prompt-it Maxi Autocue / Teleprompter for iPad (AU$289.00) with Teleprompt+ for iPad ($15.99) The Prompt-it Maxi Autocue attaches to a standard camera tripod, in this case we are using the old video camera Manfrotto as it has the … Continue reading

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Wednesday WIN (2014-Feb-26)

Wingsuit Scotty-Bob – The Beehive Line Scotty-Bob Wingsuit: Moab Birds of Prey, Parriot Mesa West Exit Scotty-Bob Wingsuit Fly-by: Moab Wingsuit BASE Jump

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2014 Le Tour de Langkawi

February 27 – March 08 2014 The Tour de Langkawi is an annual professional road bicycle racing stage race held in Malaysia. The race was first organized in 1996 and has been held annually since the first edition. The Tour … Continue reading

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Music Monday #158 – Globe Trekker Music

Globe Trekker (sometimes called Pilot Guides in Australia, Thailand, and Canada, and originally broadcast as Lonely Planet) is an adventure tourism television series produced by Pilot Productions. The British series was inspired by the Lonely Planet travelbooks and began airing … Continue reading

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[Trailwalker] Tales from the trail – episode 03 – “You have chosen … wisely”

“You have chosen… wisely.” (Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade) This week was a lot cooler and after a quick email conversation “hills or distance?”, we decided to do the 15 km section between Olinda and Mt. Evelyn (we chose … Continue reading

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[Trailwalker] Tales from the trail – episode 02 – “Follow me, I’m the Pied Piper”

“Follow me, I’m the Pied Piper” (Crispian St. Peters – The Pied Piper) Well, now that I’ve shown what music I was inflicted with as a child … Last week our training session was organised by the Oxfam Trailwalker people … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2014-02-24)

In brief: * Internet piracy talks must include us – the consumers (2014-Feb-25) [ABC: The Drum] Once again, the Federal Government has decided that something absolutely must be done about the pesky issue of internet piracy of popular TV shows … Continue reading

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