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Beyond the Pale - A 'pale' is a fencepost. The English Pale was a boundary in Ireland marking out the part of Ireland under direct English rule circa 1450 (which included Dublin and environs). Those that lived 'beyond the pale', outside of English rule, were considered out of control and uncivilised. You decide...

Sunday, October 29, 2000

Fragments from the Australia Diaries 2000 (part 21) - Canberra

Canberra during rush hour

A CAPITAL PLAN

My brother's job brought him to Canberra for a week, so being nosy folk...


Wednesday, October 11, 2000

Fragments from the Australia Diaries 2000 (part 20) - Sydney gigs and giggles



DON'T DREAM IT'S OVER

We've all gotten really into an indie band over here called Powderfinger, they are so friggin good...


Wednesday, October 4, 2000

Fragments from the Australia Diaries 2000 (part 19) - Olympics

Proud of our face tattoos at the Olypmics - (erm, ookkaay)
AUSSIE AUSSIE AUSSIE....OI OI OI

The infamous Sydney Olympics 2000. With no pre-planning and just rocking up on the day, we managed to score ourselves some prize tickets for the athletics. However, the seats were 3 rows from the back, in fact, you practically had to be propelled to the seats through a series of levers and pulleys.


Tuesday, October 3, 2000

Fragments from the Australia Diaries 2000 (part 18) - Pubs and grub in Sydney

A bin and a bus stop - obvious kodak moment

PUB N' GRUB


Tuesday, to take the sting out our work day, we popped along to...