My last week of (f)unemployment

9 – 15 June 2020 In my last post, I mentioned that I’d secured a job interview for a marketing role in Manly. Well the big news this week is that I got the job and I start on Monday. So this was to be my final week of unemployment. It also coincided with Tory’sContinue reading “My last week of (f)unemployment”

Australia’s new look

1 – 8 June 2020 Our next door neighbour New Zealand has successfully eradicated coronavirus. With no active cases present throughout the country, they have announced that almost all restrictions placed upon residents will be lifted in the coming days. Here, the other side of the pond in New South Wales, no new community transmissionsContinue reading “Australia’s new look”

We’re allowed back in the pub (well, kind of)

12 – 13 May 2020 Positive news This Friday pubs and clubs will be able to provide dining, along with cafes and restaurants, as part of the state government’s push to boost the economy. It’s not perfect yet as the venues will be limited to a maximum of 10 customers at any one time andContinue reading “We’re allowed back in the pub (well, kind of)”

Today’s entertainment was a teddy bear hunt

27 April 2020 Wild scenes in Manly today, with a number of properties placing stuffed toys and ‘teddy bears’ in windows to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents. Note: This also works for adults exploring on their daily exercises. This is part of a global trend withContinue reading “Today’s entertainment was a teddy bear hunt”