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ANZAC Day – 25th April 2017

Tue 04/25/2017

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By Anton Lang ~ Why is ANZAC Day so important in Australia? At 4.15AM on Sunday the 25th April 1915 an untried Corps of Australian soldiers waded ashore from the longboats that had brought them there from the large troopships further out to sea. As they came ashore in the dawn’s half light they were […]

Sunday Music – Anthem

Sun 04/23/2017

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Today’s music video is Anthem and the song is performed here by the Scottish band The Sensational Alex Harvey Band. Link to Video at You Tube This video was posted to You Tube by cojwat I’m willing to say here that very few, if any of you, have heard this song. It was released in late […]

Sunday Music – I’m Not Supposed To Care

Sun 04/16/2017

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Today’s music video is I’m Not Supposed To Care and the song is performed here by the legendary Canadian singer songwriter Gordon Lightfoot. Link to Video at You Tube This video was posted to You Tube by attaremad This song I have featured today comes from a favourite album of mine, one which brings back […]

Sunday Music – Angie Baby

Sun 04/09/2017

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Today’s music video is Angie Baby and the song is performed here by the Australian/American singer Helen Reddy. Link to Video at You Tube This video was posted to You Tube by John1948SixA Sometimes, songs have some intriguing lyrics, and without doubt, the biggest of those was the Bobbie Gentry smash hit Ode To Billie […]

Fitzroy River Flood At Rockhampton – April 2017

Tue 04/04/2017

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By Anton Lang ~ Recently in North Queensland, Cyclone Debbie, a high Category 4 cyclone, came ashore in the Area near Bowen and Proserpine. That area is around 400 Kilometres (250 Miles) North of Rockhampton. That was almost two weeks ago now. The damage caused by Cyclone Debbie was horrendous. As the Cyclone moved slowly […]

Sunday Music – Love Is All Around

Sun 04/02/2017

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Today’s music video is Love Is All Around and the song is performed here by the English band The Troggs. Link to Video at You Tube This video was posted to You Tube by jthyme When this song was first released October of 1967, it was a reasonably big hit for the band, both in […]

Why Wind Power Is Not Equal To Coal Fired Power

Sat 04/01/2017

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By Anton Lang ~ How often have you heard that Wind power is intermittent, but has anyone ever explained that to you, or shown just how it actually is intermittent, and what it means. What if you need a dedicated amount of power all the time? Can wind power be relied on to generate that […]