SIRIUS COVE SOVEREIGNS PART II – HERMAN THIEL

SIRIUS COVE SOVEREIGNS PART II - HERMAN THIEL

FOR THE FIRST PART OF THE SIRIUS COVE STORY, CLICK HERE. In 1913, above Sirius Cove on Sydney Harbour, a new zoo was under construction….Taronga Park Zoo. One of the many labourers was Herman Thiel.  Thiel was German born, but had been in Australia since 1877, when

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Where the Devil is it?

Where the Devil is it?

I grew up on a farm on the north west coast of Tasmania. In the late  1950’s  a man came to see my father on some business or other.  While he was there he produced a sugar bag which he carefully opened to show us what appeared to be the most

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SHOPPING…… SENIOR STYLE

SHOPPING...... SENIOR STYLE

Shopping for clothes. 😨 Oh dear, I may be  viewed as a disgrace to womanhood, but I detest it. It’s not that I don’t like to look nice, but it’s so time consuming and irritating. The older I get the more I try to avoid  the whole

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