Author Archives: Richard Lee

Sydney Writers Festival: Jonathan Franzen

Sydney Writers Festival Speaker Jonathan Franzen. Sydney Writers Festival Speaker Jonathan Franzen As the Sydney Writers Festival comes to an end, literary folk are heading home or off to a ‘down under’ adventure. Jonathan Franzen, author and a guest speaker … Continue reading

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Stop Valve Expresso Café & Bar

Stop Valve Café & Bar: This tiny cafe sits beneath a multilevel carpark opposite the well known Watters Gallery and beside a huge mural by street artist Heesco. The image is based on the imaginative work of Shaun Tan, best … Continue reading

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Cats, Worms & Moles

Cats, Worms & Moles “Christ! We’ve killed the missus’s cat”, groaned my father looking across the field, past the silent frozen ponies with their steaming nostrils, to the far hedge. A black cat hangs stiff in the frost. I’m eight … Continue reading

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Justice & Police Museum

Spent the morning at the said museum. Brilliant displays and historic info. Can’t praise it highly enough. Open from 10am -Saturdays and Sundays only.  Click to visit the Justice & Police Museum website.

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