Archive for September, 2019

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

As many of you will know, I have been a mad and passionate St Kilda supporter since birth. Therefore it was with much sadness that I heard the news of the death of Saints great, Danny Frawley. His tragic death came only days after Are U Ok? day. He himself had been an advocate for men’s mental health in recent times.

Statistics show that Australian men are in crisis. 75% of … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

The ocean roared back to life this week with a solid swell hitting the coast on Thursday and Friday, providing surfers with the first decent swell for quite some time. A nice farewell to winter as we head into the spring/summer surf doldrums.

In the Colac and District Football League, Lorne seniors defeated South Colac in the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard-Aireys Inlet

Regular readers of this blog will know that I love a good sporting analogy and that I often compare sporting situations to real life situations.

As I watched the cricket into the early hours this morning, I was reflecting on the fortunes of the former Australian captain and vice-captain, Steve Smith and David Warner.

Both returning to the test team after lengthy … Continue Reading »