Covid-19

The COVID diaries #13 – where to from here?

We're in a strange situation here in Australia. Over the course of the last year we've done a pretty stellar job of stamping out eruptions of the plague, probably better than anywhere else in the world (except New Zealand). Despite myriad fuck-ups we were the proud owners of a Covid-free nation (more or less). But… Continue reading The COVID diaries #13 – where to from here?

travel

8 things not to do in Melbourne – a guide for visitors

Melbourne is a tricky place for a tourist, as there are few flashy tourist attractions and a visitor usually has to spend weeks or months to really get under the place's skin. If you happen to be visiting Melbourne and Google what to do, you'll be met with a dizzying array of highly repetitive suggestions.… Continue reading 8 things not to do in Melbourne – a guide for visitors