Same Crap, Different Bucket
An Englishman's adventure in the land that Chocolate Digestives forgot.

Archive for July 2009

“I thought you said I was alright, Spider”

July 31, 2009

It’s a little known fact that there are lots of big and vicious spiders in Australia. You’d have thought someone would have mentioned it to me before I moved here, seeing as I’m an incurable arachnophobe. It’s as if people just expected me to know this piece of ‘well-known’ information. It’s come as a bit […]

The Departing

July 26, 2009

When you make the decision to emigrate to Australia, there are certain things you have to accept you are going to miss. For me, these could largely be categorised as Family, Friends and Football. In addition, you have to deal with the prospect of life without Jeff Stelling, Peep Show, banks will foolishly generous overdraft […]