Thursday, August 26, 2010

melb 59

From a fabulous flickr set: Australia 1959-1960 that features great street scenes of Melbourne including:

Collins st

Swanston Street

ICI house

Royal Women's


Wednesday, August 18, 2010

dog blog

New favourite dogblog - LabraDog Rescue and Rehoming

The photo of the full house reminds me of labradors past and labradors future, someday somewhere.

(and this yt clip is always an inspiration to that lab castle in the air)

low tea

Outraged of (West) North Balwyn sez:
Is there a greater disappointment when taking (Devonshire) Tea at Warrandyte to find that Tea means a small jug of boiling water served with a tea bag? I'm not inclined to spend $70 on High Tea somewhere, but a tea bag and hot water is very low tea. A Devonshire tea promises china and loose leaf to me - or a teapot at the very least.


Wednesday, August 11, 2010

strange combo

While browsing the Digital Music Collections of the NLA on behalf of a comment by Genevieve, I found this strange song combo. (Or an episode of Midsomer Murders, who knows)

Friday, August 06, 2010

Thursday, August 05, 2010

in the wind

Looking for Don't Bring Lulu led me to this definitive cover: