Monday, November 12, 2012

On this day in Oz history November 12

Goodness, this is getting to be a habit.
Let's hope the old girl can keep the pace up.

Muriel Matters was hatched in that hot-bed town of female equality Adelaide.
Read more about this radical gal HERE.

I could do with a fresh pot of tea.

Kew played host to the stork that dropped off geologist and micropalentologist Irene Crespin.

Matt Stevic, Aussie Rules footy field ump who officiated at the 2012 AFL Grand Final, was pupped on this day.
I swear they're getting younger and younger....

Both Houses of the Victorian Parliament unanimously passed a resolution endorsing multiculturalism and condemning racial intolerance.
About bloody time.

I shall take myself off to boil the jug myself, then *hmph*


Windsmoke. said...

White one sugar thanks!.

The Elephant's Child said...

And what a wonderful habit (for us) it is.
And yes, about bloody time on that 1996 resolution is right. Damn right.

Red Nomad OZ said...

HHHMMMmmm... no tea, but I'll take a coffee with something nice from the Dunnolly bakery ...

I wonder was there actually any action/follow up to the 1996 resolution? It's great, of course, but a bit pointless without an action plan???