Australia Day 2016 Botany Bay Gift

Australia Day 2016 Botany Bay Gift

Australia Day 2016 Botany Bay Gift … After a 10-year break from its home ground, this year the Botany Bay Gift was back with a fervour to celebrate its origins at the Sir Joseph Banks Park, Botany. This special sprint race, the first ever established in Australia, is proof that Australia Day is not all […]

Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne

Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne

Melbourne cup: first female winner Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne with her brother, Stevie, the winning strapper for Prince of Penzance Congratulations to Michelle Payne for winning and being so outspoken! Click through AIME Timeline photo. Feature photo credit Melbourne Age.     Michelle Payne was the first woman to win the Melbourne …

Asian Cup Competition – Guess Who?

Asian Cup Competition – Guess Who?

Asian Cup Football Competition Guess who I saw at the Asian Cup North Korean vs Uzbekistan football match on Saturday night? And when I say ‘North Korean’ it means I can’t get my head around the formal title of that country, which includes the word ‘democratic’. The definition of ‘democracy’ from dictionary.com: …

Tim Cahill’s last World Cup goal

A last goal for Tim Cahill? The ABC reports that Tim Cahill’s World Cup goal against The Netherlands has received global applause. The pity is that Cahill’s yellow card will prevent him playing in the next Australian match against Spain and he’s expected to be out of the team by the time the next World […]

Brazil World Cup Writers

World Cup writers World Cup writers – those impatient Brazilians are so greedy for goals they’ll take them anywhere anytime! Yes, Sydney School of Arts & Humanities even had an Australian representative at the game! Photo credits Jasmine McDonald Williams and Claudio Rodriguez, wearing the colours of Australia – or, wait a minute, …