Monthly Archives: August 2017

Tuesday Tunes‬ #251 – Taramis

Taramis Taramis was an Australian heavy metal music group, which began as Prowler in 1983. Initially they played covers of other artists’ work, in 1985 they developed more original material and changed their name. By that time their line-up was … Continue reading

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Wonderland Trail Run 2017

Event: Wonderland Run Distance: 20km short / 36km long Date: Sunday the 27st August 2017 Location: Hall Gap, The Grampians Organised by: Big Long Run The Wonderland Run Grampians is a 2km and 8km Saturday afternoon run, followed by 20km … Continue reading

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Running/Riding – what’s next? (Part 4)

Behind any total cluster f##k there is always a plan, a plan that seemed really good when written down and viewed from afar; this may just be that sort of plan! Where did I leave that monkey wrench? This plan … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-08-28)

In brief: * Magpies swooping? You should try making friends with them, expert says (2017-Aug-31) [ABC News] * Meet frog recording pioneer Murray Littlejohn: a man who heard music in amphibious murmurs (2017-Aug-29) [ABC News] Running: * #UTMB – WORLD … Continue reading

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On 23 August 1966, tired of the Aborigines being ‘treated like dogs’ in their own country, Lingiari led two hundred of his people, employees of Wave Hill station, with their families, in a ‘walk-off’. Encouraged by Brian Manning and a … Continue reading

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Hype Cycle for Education, 2017

* Hype Cycle for Education, 2017 (2017-Jul-24)

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Hype Cycle for Education, 2016

* Hype Cycle for Education, 2016 (2016-Jul-01)

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