Oliver is…

He that hath a beard is more than a youth, and he that hath no beard is less than a man

…in a small world

Clich├ęs are great, aren’t they? Since coming to Perth I’m really enjoying the one about the world being a small place.

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…providing for the thirsty

With no family to hang around with on Christmas Day, I decided to visit Rottnest on 25 December. Everyone round Perth-way recommends it as somewhere to go and I can understand why – it’s beautiful, its roads are free from cars and it’s the home to plenty of wonderful quokkas.
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…done with Adelaide, for now

I only had a brief stop in Adelaide — pretty much a week — and five (well, four and a bit) of those days were taken up with watching the cricket. The glorious, glorious cricket.
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…looking for suggestions

It’s less than a month ’til 2011 begins and that means people the world over will be thinking up new things to give up or improve so they have something to track in their newly bought diaries.
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…done with Brisbane, for now

After little over a week in Brisbane, I’m heading off today to visit Adelaide for a week. These short stops are mainly based on where the English cricket team is going to be, which is just as good a way to spend your life as any, I guess.
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