Space for Community

Another item on Aussie community (= family) life. This is about shared community amenities. There is also information on a related venture in Sleights. The community spaces like parks, playgrounds and public BBQ’s are superbly maintained in Sale and that seems typical of towns. There is a strong emphasis on…

Continue reading

Read All About It

One of the things causing many concern (me included) is the demise of community information in many areas, Whitby included. It is in fact a national problem and (I’d say) a crisis. The Whitby Gazette has served the community well for donkey’s years but the challenge of the web and…

Continue reading

On Sale

A piece about the visit to Sale Men’s Shed in Victoria, four years after Graham visited in January 2015. It was the first Shed Graham had seen and, though impressed with the idea, he had no thoughts at the time of doing one back home:-). It was an interesting revisit…

Continue reading