Daily life

27.03.12 | Dairy Farmer’s Hill

14.11.10 | Spinning

I recently decided to enter Fitz's Challenge - a long-estabished local randonee. Take your pick as to what level of pain you desire, I went for Fitz's Classic - as I wanted to climb (make that struggle for close to 3 kilometres up) Fitz's Hil (average gradient about 10 per cent). The...

24.07.09 | The Gaslight Anthem - The ‘59 Sound

The Gaslight Anthem "The '59 Sound"


Sometimes you stumble upon things ..... and forever and a day you thank your lucky stars that you have. There is very little doubt that this band (The Gaslight Anthem) and this album (The '59 Sound) fall into that category. New Jersey alternative/punk...

30.01.09 | Can you believe this

Far out, this has got to be one of the greatest tennis slugfests I have ever witnessed. 2 sets all in the men's semi final of the Australian Open as I write this - 4+ hours plus of sublime tennis. I salute you both Rafael Nadal and Fernando Verdasco.

A rip snorter and classic of a match....

10.03.08 | AFL DREAM TEAM 2008

This year's AFL Dream Team season is almost upon us. The painstaking research, number crunching, team selection dilemmas, trading frenzies etc will however be with us for another 22 odd weeks. Will it all come to something worthwhile or end in heartache yet again. Can I win a weekly...

11.04.06 | Holding pattern

The last couple of weeks have sort of got away from me. A fishing trip, some interstate work travel, and some dedicated punting have all contributed to a paucity of artistic output. It's not that I haven't done any drawing...just not a lot of it.

On the back of my last Illustration...

05.03.04 | Busy, busy, busy

As they say in the classics: "I've been flat strap" of late. It's been particularly hectic at work, having just come back from an around Australia consultation process, and then taking the plunge to buy a house. This has brought with it the usual apprehensions of: will the vendor accept...