With school holidays looming, here’s something the whole family can enjoy without needing to travel far. Pack a picnic, slip, slop, slap, grab a map and let the fun begin ….
Anh Do’s account of his life was entertaining, moving, humbling and funny. Anh told of his trip on a small fishing boat when he and his family fled Vietnam and the ordeals they faced during that voyage. We heard about his life growing up in Australia and being poor, his love for his family, his sudden switch from lawyer to stand-up comedian and his love for his wife and four children. This was a great insight into what makes Anh tick and it was surprising to see him struggling with his emotions as he relayed events in his life that moulded him into the very likeable character he is today. It’s quite a story and I’m now looking forward to reading his book, “The Happiest Refugee”.
Thanks for 90 very enjoyable minutes, Anh!
Ipswich Civic Centre, October 16th, 2014
We’re enjoying being at that stage in life when we can hook up the van, hit the road and escape for a few days to wherever takes our fancy. Like many of you, I’m sure, it wasn’t always this easy but I wouldn’t trade those early camping days with the kids for anything – they were really fun times and have provided us with many great memories!
The weather’s finally turning cool and it’s time to enjoy those winter warmers …
Mark the 4th and 5th of October in your calendar and head out West for a dinky-di festival ….
We hadn’t really planned on having another dog so soon, but Daisy was irresistible from the moment she came through the front door …..
If you’re looking for a new beach camping spot that has something for everyone, this article may point you in the right direction….