Royal visit…

The Illawarra Mercury:


The headline of course relates  to a very sensible Winking smile opinion piece also on the page…

Kiddies from Dungog were much luckier:


While poor Tim (Julia Gillard’s partner) had to walk home:


The Sydney Morning Herald is doing a live blog at the moment. Shortly I will turn on the TV to watch the Parliamentary proceedings.

Last night’s dinner:

Well, Aussie is a difficult langiage…

Perhaps in another sign of the times I was able to buy the China Daily (English weekly edition) at West Wollongong on my way to the Yum Yum Cafe this morning. That’s new.