August 30, 2017
by Mary Sheehan
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Celebrating nationhood

Friday 1¬†September is Wattle Day. Celebrated for more than a century on this date, Wattle Day has encouraged generations to identify with the unique aspects of Australia that sets the nation apart from other nations, especially the Mother Country. The … Continue reading

August 15, 2016
by Mary Sheehan
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Cambridge Summer School

Two weeks have flown. Trite as it may sound, it seems only yesterday that I walked along the tree-lined avenue to Clare College, and stopped on the bridge to watch a family of ducks glide by on the River Cam … Continue reading

Foreign correspondent #2

August 13, 2016 by Sonia Jennings

Mary’s ‘summer school’ trip to Cambridge draws to an end, but she’s sent us more fabulous photos.¬† Some words to come in the future (we hope).






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Foreign correspondent

July 31, 2016 by Sonia Jennings

Mary Sheehan is currently at Cambridge University in the UK doing a creative writing course.¬† She’s sent us some great photos of her new neighbourhood and we can’t wait to hear about the course when she gets back.


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