23 02, 2012

Private viewing of Conrad Martens watercolour Elizabeth Bay at the Art Gallery NSW storage facility

By |2012-08-24T14:30:49+10:00February 23rd, 2012|Art Gallery New South Wales, Elizabeth Bay, Sydney Australia|2 Comments

Elizabeth Bay by Conrad Martens c1838 A pencil study for the painting above. The house today with only a small piece land surrounding it. Two views of the salon showing the staircase and the dome above it. When I was a slip of a lad I became enamoured with a watercolour by famous Australian painter, Conrad Martens. The picture, Elizabeth [...]

12 12, 2011

Clover Moore: Pro green, Pro TriGen and most importantly, Pro WHEELS

By |2011-12-12T15:24:16+10:00December 12th, 2011|Gay Car News, Sydney Australia|3 Comments

Video presentation here Sunday the 11th saw the heavens open with a storm that would make Thor himself feel right at home. But we Sydneysiders are made of sterner stuff than that so the storm failed to dampen the excitement which built as we once again entered the historic Sydney Town Hall, through the vestibule (noted as one of the [...]

4 12, 2011

A Sydney garbage truck with a sense of humour

By |2017-03-10T15:21:30+10:00December 4th, 2011|Executive Saloons, Gay Car News, Holden Reviews, Super Cars, Sydney Australia|0 Comments

I was cruising through inner Sydney’s Surry Hills when I happened upon something I thought I’d love to share. Note the number plate. I fumbled about for my camera but OH NO I couldn’t get to it so I took off after the truck. All the while I was trying to turn the phone camera on. Damn IOS 5! Here [...]