Don’t it always seem to go That you don’t know what you’ve got Till it’s gone They paved paradise And put up a parking lot I thought about this song by the legendary Joni Mitchell the other day as I was driving around a parking lot trying to find a space to attend a public … Continue reading A tale of two councils: Will they ever stand alone again?
I think that I shall never see A poem as lovely as a tree With apologies to American poet, Joyce Kilmer (1886-1918), I think that I shall never see a development as lovely as a tree – particularly three trees that belong to the Sydney Turpentine Ironbark Forest (STIF). These three beauties, identified as remnant … Continue reading Developers fail to see the forest for the trees
You hear it all the time: “A picture is worth a thousand words.” And despite my use of a thousand plus words in nearly all of my posts on this blog, it’s an adage I believe in. But the combination of words and photos often enhances the story, and I hope it does in this … Continue reading Heaven help the new residents of Lindfield Avenue