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Should Australia have a Thanksgiving Day?

November 28, 2017
Should Australia have a Thanksgiving Day?

Many of my readers are from the USA and so I received many good wishes for Thanksgiving Day. However, in Australia we don’t have a ‘thanksgiving’ day and I wondered if it was time to introduce one of our own. Yes, we have Australia Day on 26th January, however there is much controversy around this day now. Our Indigenous community and others refer to it as Invasion Day when Captain Philip landed at Sydney Cove and declared this land as…

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Australia Day

I was born in Sydney, Australia 59 years ago and now live in Brisbane which is in Queensland.  On this Australia Day, 26th January, where we celebrate all things Australian, I wanted to share with you some images and famous songs about our beautiful…

January 25, 2017