Monthly Archives: December 2007

here it is

the map of the Self-Guided Tour of the weeds of Maundrell Park, Petersham, part of the Art in the Park: Cross Pollination, group show curated by the Makeshift duo. Here you can find a PDF version of it (better for … Continue reading

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stop mowing your bloody lawns!

Found this: As we seek to integrate our agricultural systems with the landscape, in a way that follows an ethic of bioregional stewardship, the native and naturalized flora of our region offer a uniquely diverse resource. The plants that surround … Continue reading

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well well, one step at the time

Pic of Ally by Alex So, it happened, after 11 years of conservative government, which took Australia through an array of incredible obscenities: 1996 March 2: John Howard defeats Paul Keating to become prime minister, ending a record 13 years … Continue reading

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your life in a fast world, or how to keep the pace

thanks Raccis! Your Laptop got stolen the other weekend, the election in Australia brought in a tidal change, the rain keep coming despite pseudo-predictions by you, and while all of this happens you read of folklife and try to cash-up … Continue reading

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