New South Wales Links

NSW Flag Links related to New South Wales in mostly random fashion: Features Binalong Byron Bay, New South Wales The Riverina Wagga Wagga, New South Wales Sydney Events March Parks Week is an annual celebration of the important role that NSW parks play for people, communities and the natural environment. It’s also the perfect opportunity …

Off Track

Radio National Artwork Recommended listening: Off Track – abc.net.au/radionational/programs/offtrack Ann Jones hosts a weekly trek into outdoor Australia. This is one of our favorite podcasts and one of the jewels of ABC’s Radio National. Links to several episodes are featured on the relevant Planeta.com pages. Key Links Program Home Past Programs Podcasts and Feeds About …

Barrier Ranges

Photo: Denisbin, Art The Barrier Ranges is a mountain range that comprises a series of hills and higher grounds in the far western region of New South Wales, Australia, surrounding the city of Broken Hill. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/ZYxZyxcYpzgB9sfZ9 Wikipedia Barrier Ranges Broken Hill Planeta New South Wales Australia Mountains

United Tasmania Group

Logo Wikipedia: The United Tasmania Group (UTG) is generally acknowledged as the world’s first Green party to contest elections. The party was formed on in March 1972, during a meeting of the Lake Pedder Action Committee (LPAC) at the Hobart Town Hall in order to field political candidates in the April 1972 state election … …

Western Australia Links

Western Australia Flag Links related to Western Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Cities Geraldton, Western Australia Perth Headlines WA’s native Christmas tree puts traditional pine variety well and truly in the shade https:g//www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-10/overseas-visitors-still-shunning-wa-with-blow-to-tourism-figures/10482502 Burrup Peninsula Aboriginal rock art could be given World Heritage status WA’s South West a ‘canary in the coalmine’ for climate …

Adelaide Links

Adelaide Flag Links related to Adelaide, South Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Time Current local time in Adelaide 2019 Adelaide records hottest day on record Headlines Adelaide’s infamous cock-ups: The lasting legacy of big decisions in the City of Churches http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/tripadvisor-tourist-reviews-of-adelaide-lash-some-of-the-citys-most-popular-attractions/news-story/f82d8e2e74e13bbc67e0ae1c0f0b6c8c http://indaily.com.au/business/media-week/2016/02/19/adelaide-uni-cuts-radio-adelaide-free – @UniofAdelaide @radioadelaide Old ‘red hen’ trains back on the rails in …

Great Ocean Road

Photo: 2018 The Great Ocean Road opened in 1932, and was built entirely by hand, and today the Great Ocean Road is one of the Australia’s top tourism attractions. Tourism Portals visitgreatoceanroad.org.au @VstGreatOceanRd Recommended Listening The world’s longest war memorial turns 100 – The Great Ocean Road was built by returned soldiers between 1919 and …

Adnyamathanha

Indigenous Peoples Adnyamathanha Headlines Histories written in the land: a journey through Adnyamathanha Yarta – The Conversation – @ConversationEDU @JKoolmatrie Video Elsewhere on the Web http://guides.slsa.sa.gov.au/Adnyamathanha guides.slsa.sa.gov.au: The Aboriginal people of the Northern Flinders Ranges at the time of European settlement were the Wailpi, Guyani, Jadliaura and Pilatapa. These four language groups are now collectively …

Christmas Island

Photo Wikipedia: Christmas Island is located in the Indian Ocean, around 350 kilometres (220 mi) south of Java and Sumatra and around 1,550 kilometres (960 mi) north-west of the closest point on the Australian mainland. It has an area of 135 square kilometres (52 sq mi). Christmas Island had a population of 1,843 residents as …

Michael Leunig

Elsewhere on the Web Who to follow on Twitter? We appreciate the wit and wisdom of Michael Leunig, aka @leunigcartoons Embedded Tweets pic.twitter.com/lRFkhX57Ze — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) January 3, 2020 pic.twitter.com/qzovUUk3ug — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) September 29, 2019 pic.twitter.com/xJmzJLxZmr — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) July 24, 2019 pic.twitter.com/QlJ6lI3sIl — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) April 24, 2019 pic.twitter.com/tjkttya29R …