Back in Sydney and recovering from more or less 1000 kilometres of bikepacking. Bushfire road closures blocking all accessible ways south into Victoria and didn’t feel up crossing the highest part of the great dividing range, and possibly only to find all roads on the western side also closed. So Continue Reading
Yep – years in the Blue Mountains and feeling I was getting nowhere so packed the bike trailer and headed off south from Sydney. Not Olympic progress but have made Eden. Lots of burnt forest along the way but generally life down here appears to be carrying on as per Continue Reading
Missed who she was but this morning on the AB friggin C, a wise and mature woman made the point that it’s not enough to protest and expect to continue living as always. Couldn’t agree more – politicians and corporations will act when their constituents and clients do, which means Continue Reading
Not much happening aside from attending climate demos, last Friday in Sydney was a great success, and now need to think about my own situation as in finding a stable place to live. I’ve been couch surfing for months and urgently need a place where I can settle down and Continue Reading
Arrived yesterday outside NSW state parliament and found only half a dozen demonstrators. One, not in the picture, was a young man doing a great job engaging with passing motorists with his ‘Honk for Climate Action’ placard. Interesting, quiet a few did ‘honk’ but others gave him the finger. Why Continue Reading
Funny listening to Scott Morrison – our dear leader back from holidays in Hawaii – speaking about the bushfires. For sure, he is like a firefighter trying to contain what is impossible to extinguish. Hoping the fires will burn out long before the next election and the most important thing Continue Reading
Periodic clean up done. Resolution for this year? Get a few things finished and drop anything that has proven a waste of time and effort. Best wishes for 2020.