What I saw in November 2014

Recycles from this blog.

Meanwhile on the other side of the Dateline:

What time will we know who the winner is?

The close of polls on the west coast – that’ll be 3:00pm AEDT tomorrow – will be the first opportunity for the election to be “called”.

My colleague Jessica Haynes has listed more timings and info here.

Katie Cassidy 29 minutes ago

Now back to 2014.

So it goes — November 2014

Posted on November 30, 2014 by Neil

Down in Crown Street Mall last Friday’s Market:



And the fudge really is excellent. Doug, an ex-student of mine from TIGS 40 years ago, is Mr Fudge Affair. He hadn’t noticed the juxtaposition with the sign from Harrison’s Pharmacy – which some may find a touch appropriate!

Wollongong’s Crown Street Mall – 2 – November 2014

Posted on November 23, 2014 by Neil

I didn’t see the actual opening of the completed Mall yesterday as I had lunch with friends at Steelers. But on the way there:



Cat post – heatwave or cat power

Posted on November 21, 2014 by Neil

Could be a new form of alternative energy, though the cat (Garfield, would you believe?) seems to be conserving his. Sensible, given today’s forecasts.


By the sea, Saturday

Posted on November 17, 2014 by Neil

But first a bit of a map highlighting places I tend to be at times.


1 – Diggers 2 – Steelers 3 – The Brewery


From The Brewery


Peak time for flame trees and jacarandas

Posted on November 2, 2014 by Neil

In Mount Keira Road