Rain from Nowhere – Murray Hartin

Murray “Muz” Hartin grew up in the Northern NSW town of Moree and is a country journalist by profession. His father was a grazier and, although he has moved around from pillar to post, Muz recently returned home to live in Moree and is unlikely to ever shift from there. He has the bush in…

The Tom Roberts Exhibition – National Gallery of Australia

This fascinating, and moving, series of video clips was released to celebrate the Tom Roberts Exhibition – National Gallery of Australia – 4 December 2015 Promotional clip Shearing … it gets in your blood Tom Roberts – the artist By the beach

First Woman to Win Melbourne Cup

Originally posted on Waltzing Australia:
On my first trip to Australia, I was fortunate enough to witness the remarkable response to the annual running of the Melbourne Cup. It is called the race that stops a nation–and it really does. Businesses close on the day of the race. Traffic stops during the running of the…

Royal Flying Doctor Service – Flight Map

The Royal Flying Doctor Service has 63 national aircraft covering the length and breadth of the country. The RFDS website has a flight map that shows, in real-time, the planes that are in the air and providing vital services to country Australia. To check it out, click on this link – RFDS Flight Map To gain…