Tag: Australia

We Are Sorry

This past Saturday, February the 13th 2021, marked 13 years since then Prime Minister Kevin Rudd apologised to Indigenous Australians for the cruelty, brutality and injustice that they had been treated with in the past, since Australia had been colonised and settled by England. We apologise for the laws and policies of successive Parliaments and …

What’s the Deal with Halloween in Australia?

Welcome to October. One could argue that 2020 has been a year-long horror story but just to up the ante we’ve entered the month of Halloween and your local supermarket has probably set up their corner of fake cobwebs and witches hats. But given that we live in Australia, what’s the deal with that? Halloween …