Category Archives: Drinking Water

Halls Creek Sitrep One

Friday marked the end of my third week in Halls Creek.  I am settling in at home though I still have some unpacking and putting away to do.  Slowly getting into the job.  Despite this not being the ideal time of … Continue reading

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The Long Ride Pt2

I was so exhausted when I arrived in Port Hedland on Sunday evening that I knew I had to  do something.  I seriously considered abandoning the bike and finding some other way to get to Hall’s Creek. That silly thought … Continue reading

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In Praise of Tea

In the first week of June  I pinched a nerve in my back while pulling water samples up from one of the monitoring bores.  I was fine for a few days, just a bit sore, then suddenly I had shooting … 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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The Great Career Limiting Move

A year ago today, I wrote of the Australia Day Breakfast, and that it did not have my official sanction.  I am pleased to report that this year the event is authorised by a permit issued with my signature, and … Continue reading

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Aesop Reviewed

I chose at random a fable by Aesop, to see if the moral it presents has stood the test of time. Commentary: The moral seems to be a valid one, but on closer examination, the example given is so literally … Continue reading

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A Moment of Clarity

I was still feeling a little off yesterday evening, despite the exhilarating ride to Rocky Gully and back.  I had enjoyed the steak sandwich I had there.  It had come with lettuce, tomato, cucumber and beetroot.  Despite an active day, … Continue reading

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