Category Archives: Climate

A New Direction

It is a well-known fact that one should not post anything on-line about one’s job or one’s employers unless one is posting cheerful and positive stuff. Anything else might be taken amiss and could lead to disciplinary procedures.  In fact … Continue reading

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Cruise Control

Bruce Rock I drove to Bruce Rock Thursday evening, stayed in a pleasant little cabin, ate an excellent Thai green curry prawn soup at the roadhouse, and consulted with the nice Thai lady who cooked it regarding the ingredients. I really like … Continue reading

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Green, Green

It is surprising to see the difference that one hundred and seventy kilometres travel can make.  I have just spent two days in Albany, on a Disaster Management  refresher course. Disaster is never too far away here.  The current drought … Continue reading

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The Heat Goes On

The day began this morning with a cloud-filled sky.  The air was pleasantly cool and the breeze carried a hesitant promise of rain.  I was sure I felt a slight touch of moisture on my cheek, as light and as … Continue reading

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Rocky Gully Ride 2014

The guys gathered again on Friday night for s barbecue and a swag night at Sue and Roy’s but I stayed home that night having been a bit poorly on Friday. Something I ate on Wednesday night.  Free food can … Continue reading

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WC Frogs

The summer has been unusually hot and dry so far.  This time last year there were frogs everywhere, and one could hear them calling at night.  This year I have heard nothing and until today the only frogs I have … Continue reading

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We Didn’t Start the Fire

The days have been hot and dry lately. The night before last it was still 32 degrees celsius at 11pm when I went to bed. Last night was a much more pleasant and cool at a mere 24 degrees at … Continue reading

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