How to get the most out of a Writers Festival and a glimpse of a Perth weekend.

Getting the most from a writers festival. Study the programe and book in advance for the sessions that you really want to attend, because on the day the most popular ones are likely to have sold … [Read more...]

What to see and do in Perth, Western Australia.

Perth. Western Australia. The most remote city in the world. Some say it's sleepy, some say it's behind the times. But I say, "Come to Perth and be surprised," because it's a city of many faces and … [Read more...]

The Night it Snowed in Perth

Once upon a time, on a warm night in Summertime magic was at work. For it was the night it snowed in Perth. We joined flocks of people (about 30,000 in all) walking along ¬†Adelaide Terrace towards … [Read more...]