The Australian War Memorial – Canberra Road Trip 2

The Australian War Memorial is perhaps the most iconic of all buildings in Australia.  Culturally too, it represents that which sits at the heart of what it means to be Australian – a sense of egalitarianism, mateship and belonging.  Some of these elements may well be missing in the current political dialogue, but they haveContinue reading “The Australian War Memorial – Canberra Road Trip 2”

The Big Marino – Canberra Road Trip Part 1

I took the kids on a road trip to our nation’s capital last week.  We piled into the car with some friends, strapped in, put on an audio book and set off south.  Once out of the higgledy-piggledy traffic and road works of Sydney it is an easy drive.  Under three hours.  The road isContinue reading “The Big Marino – Canberra Road Trip Part 1”