Monthly Archives: July 2011

Cockatoo Island

Today we made best use of the Family Funday tickets ($2.50 each for all day travel on the Trains, Ferries and Buses) and made our way to Cockatoo Island. http://www.cockatooisland.gov.au/index.html Such an interesting place to wander round, I think I … Continue reading

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What’s it all about, Alfie…..hello can anyone hear me?

In a new departure, I have decided to post about something other than the weather or the possible destination of our belongings… The subject of the day is Google+, now I consider myself a reasonably tech-savvy person, I mean I am no … Continue reading

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And it’s still raining

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Thanks all the same, but we have had enough of the rain!

One of the reasons we left England was to move to a nicer climate, after last Winter, the snow and temperatures of -16, we thought that we had left bad weather behind us, but oh no. We arrived on the … Continue reading

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So near and yet so far

I think I am going to rename this blog, “Lawtons in Oz but the stuff isn’t”. The day came when we were due to have touch down and receive the good news that the stuff had landed on Australian soil. Well that … Continue reading

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The Stuff is getting closer…..

The long awaited day must be drawing near, when our belongings finally arrive on Australian soil, how can I tell I hear you cry…..there are a number of reasons why I could know this, but only one is right, can … Continue reading

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A week on my own

As you may know, I spent last week on my own whilst the other members of the Lawtonsinoz team were on holiday in New Zealand. Anyway I saw this article in the Sydney Morning Herald yesterday and thought it resonated completely with … Continue reading

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