I had another interesting day of seeking out street art in Adelaide recently which I find so satisfying not only because finding these is a bit like a treasure hunt, but also because I learn so much more about my own city. The east end of Adelaide has a pretty up market and secluded feel… Read More Adelaide’s East End Street Art – Part 2
It’s not long now until Anzac Day on April 25th, a national day of remembrance where we honour the sacrifices made by Australian and New Zealand soldiers at Gallipoli, and other battle grounds during WW1. On Anzac Day now, we also commemorate all Australians who served and died in all wars, conflicts and peace keeping… Read More Anzac Biscuit Time
The April / May 2022 edition of Fishing SA magazine is in stores now and if you pick up a copy, you’ll find my latest story inside. Titled ‘Moonta Bay – Bait to Plate’, I look at full circle fishing from collecting and catching bait, targetting species, to cooking the catch, with minimal waste in… Read More Fishing SA – Bait to Plate Holiday Moonta Bay
The current Australian Grand Prix is held in Melbourne Victoria, and it has been held there since 1996. Before that time, Adelaide in South Australia hosted it from 1985-1995, but the history of the race in South Australia goes back even further than that, and a recent mural on the side of a privately owned… Read More Australian Grand Prix – Port Elliot to Victor Harbor
A new sculpture has been placed in Moonta’s Queen Square which pays tribute to Sir Richard Williams, a man born and raised in Moonta and the man regarded as the father of the Royal Australian Air Force. He was instrumental in the formation of the RAAF in 1921 and in its development between the wars,… Read More Moonta – Birthplace of the Father of the RAAF
Next time you’re in Moonta and Moonta Bay, look for these new additions to the street art. The Copper Coast Public Art Group was formed last year under the Moonta and District Progress Association and are working with the Copper Coast Council to increase public art in the area.