Category Archives: MiniBlogs

MiniBlogs is where we mention cafés that take our fancy and art galleries and fashion outlets and websites along with short bits and pieces about momentary observations of the world around us. In-depth articles can be found by clicking on BLOGS.

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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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. (Visited 40 times, 1 visits today)

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See no evil, hear no evil, and speak no evil.

These sit beside the mirror where I had a haircut, a reminder that a blog should be free of all evil .  This is the first of the MiniBlogs. Most will arrive here from my iPhone. Hopefully they will entertain … Continue reading

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Brunswick Street Fitzroy revisited

Fitzroy Revisited. Fitzroy’s Brunswick Street began it’s rapid rise to iconic subculture status in the late 1970’s and early ’80’s. I recently revisited it with a camera with a view to writing about the street and it’s early history. The … Continue reading

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