Saturday night at the Powerhouse Museum was the most excellent fun night I have had with a bunch of kids for yonks! Eighty children, including some of the scouts from the 1st North Sydney Scout troupe, their parents and scout leaders rolled up for the activities and the best part – the sleepover. Early in the [...]
NEW picture book …. yee hah! Last year at AFCC (Asian Festival of Children’s Content) I was chatting with the Chair of the AFCC board, Claire Chiang, and we were discussing books and other avenues AFCC could undertake. We thought a book with the proceeds going to further the endeavours of AFCC would be invaluable [...]
Last night was a buzz … it was more of a gathering of lots and lots of book friends – as well as listening to the wonderful Mark Macleod (okay Dr Mark Macleod) presenting the second Maurice Saxby Lecture. Many many friends from the years were there as of course was Maurice who – as [...]
Egads … I forgot to post about this session that was on at the Waterloo Library for the City of Sydney before we went to Hong Kong. How much FUN this afternoon in mid April was!! Claudia and I go way back …. a long, long way back. We grew up in the same street [...]
And of course what trip to Hong Kong would be complete without new additions to the dragon collection. Market stalls, museums, craft shops – we are always on the lookout for more of these beautiful creatures! And these glorious specimens are now with our other flight of Dragons!
What a blast this has been our trip to Hong Kong. This last day, day 8 was a few days ago … in fact nearly a week so it is way overdue. We weren’t flying out until late in the afternoon so first it was a stroll around the area where we were staying and [...]