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David Stratton
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Fund My Idea in the Flinders Ranges
Click pic to see what it's all about Quinten van der Werf's idea is to make the beauties of the Flinders Ranges, in South Australia, available to everyone The South Australian government lets the people (trolls and robots excepted!) assess the relevance of ...

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A perfect circle!
Two of the many faces that launched the 20 Australian TrailRiders On 28th August 2009 Donna Morgan went out and spent $10 - and took me, against my better judgement, out on my first-ever TrailRider ride. Along with inaugural sherpas Ros (wife), Jeanne (neig...

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Posting from respite
Click to study 2009 pic. Donna in a box! For readers that do not already know, respite is when the care recipient (me) gets looked after in a high needs nursing home and I vacate the Carer's (Ros') head. My beloved wife Ros is somewhat free for three weeks....

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USA All Accessibility Project turnng to Australia for TrailRider advice!
Click on pic to watch the All Accessibility Project YouTube  A recurrent theme here has been how the TrailRider is finding its way into normal Australian society and nothing has said this louder to me than this story. Colin Quinn-Briggs is an upright  (walk...

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Another race with a TrailRider "runner"
Click pic to read the article In 2013 the first ever (in nearly 30 years) non-walking participant took part in the Oxfam 100km TrailWalker challenge . In 2017 something less grand, but similar, is soon to take place in the O'Keefe Rail Track marathon. Jika ...

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A tale of two Jacksons
Click pic to see presentation flyer The former CEO of Parks Victoria was Bill Jackson  and I had the great pleasure today of  being on his table at the Nature is Good Medicine workshop  at the  World Congress on Public Health . He is still very actively inv...

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Another World Congress
Click pic to view workshop invitation This time it's the 15th World Congress on Public Health and I'll be part of the Nature is Good Medicine workshop at 11am on Tuesday morning. For a mere $440 you can join in too! I will be on the  ACTIVATING THE COMMUNIT...

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Flourishing
Flourish  magazine is  published, quarterly, by the private health fund   Australian Unity  and features many useful tips for keeping fit and well. Fitter, weller customers make less claims on their insurance so it makes good sense to AU. I forget who put m...

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Progress (or not!) on the Newstead Community Plan
The 2013 Newstead Plan, after gathering a huge number of ideas from an awful lot of locals, focussed on the Top Ten.

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Things are hotting up
Click on pic to view story Getting attention for disability/nature in an increasingly strident Internet can be a fickle thing but, just at moment, there appears to be a growing momentum.  This piece , from Julie Jones of Have Wheelchair Will Travel has just...
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