A bit of a puzzle.

I follow the National Library of Australia on Twitter and this was one of their tweets. I enjoyed doing jigsaw puzzles when our children were young and I am happy to do jigsaws with out grandchildren.  I thought this was a great resource for during social distancing.  You can do jigsaws on your phone, although…

The National Library of Australia

When I lived in Canberra, our nation’s capital, I considered myself fortunate to have access to so many wonderful national resources.  The National Library still is a resource that I can use here in Metung thanks to the wonders of the Internet.  I am a member of the National Library and so can access most…

Treasures of Australia, how do you select them?

This wonderful book was the catalogue for the display National Treasures from the great libraries of Australia, held in 2005 at the National Library of Australia, before then becoming a touring exhibition for the following two years. The reason for the travelling exhibition was to provide as many Australians as possible, the opportunity to view these national…

Canberra is more than politicians

When we used to live in Canberra it annoyed me that many people thought of Canberra only as our seat of government. There is so much more to Canberra but unfortunately most of the press Canberra receives is bad press, re the politicians. On a recent visit to Canberra we made a trip to the…