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Julie Joy Clarke
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RENE MAGRITTE EXHIBITION AND MORWELL
Selfie in mirror at the gallery. I saw an excellent exhibition on Blood at the Science Gallery at the University of Melbourne on Tuesday. I particularly appreciated the performance (video projection) of May the Horse Live in Me , which raises (or re-raises)...

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YOU YANGS at LARA and GEELONG
Over the past month or so I've been watching a television program on SBS called Great British Railway Journeys and this is what primarily inspired me to take day trips on our Victorian Railway system. Although Michael Portillo has his Bradshaw's to guide hi...

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ALTONA OIL REFINERY AND BEACH
Pier at Altona Beach. Photo: Julie Clarke (c)2017 The reasonably pleasant spring weather last Saturday inspired   me to take a short trip to the end of the
Alamein line. A train ride from Hawthorn Station with a change at Camberwell.
I'd been to Ashburton b...

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PEDESTRIANS
Pedestrians (after Mallard). Acrylic paint on 30.5 cm X 30.5 cm stretched canvas. Julie Clarke (c) 2017 Most of the day I've had one of those horrible vestibular migraines (dizzy, unbalanced gait, nausea and just feeling weird). Late morning I went for a wa...

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Pedestrian
The Pedestrians: Henri Mallard 1930s rephotographen by Julie Clarke 2017 Before I went to Lionel's place/Grant Street Theatre on Saturday afternoon to hear some jazz improvisation from Melbourne Conservatorium staff and students (each of the performers acc...

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Williamstown Beach yesterday
What an absolutely glorious prelude to Spring. Yesterday my pedestrian excursion began with a ten minute walk from my place to Victoria Street, Richmond where I caught a tram to St. Vincent's Hospital in order to connect with the 402 bus to Footscray Statio...

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USS BONHOMME RICHARD at Station Pier, Port Melbourne 2017
USS Bonhomme Richard. Photo: Julie Clarke (c) 2017 This morning I went down to Station Pier, Port Melbourne specifically to see the gigantic amphibious USS Bonhomme Richard.  Tbe temperature outside was about 9C degrees, but walking along the small pier a...

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EQUAL LOVE RALLY State Library of Victoria 2017
Equal Love rally.  Photo: Julie Clarke (c) 2017 If individuals want to engage in a wedding ritual that is recognized by law then they should be able to regardless of their gender preference. I will vote YES to marriage equality and that's why I attended and...

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Trip to Sandringham Beach today.
I hadn't been to Sandringham Beach since 2012 so I decided that I would go today. I caught the tram from my place down Church Street to High Street, Prahran and walked to the Prahran Railway Station where I caught the train to Sandringham (it's the end of t...

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SOLAR ECLYPSE KILMORE, VICTORIA 23 OCTOBER 1976
On the 23 October 1976 when I was three months pregnant with my one and only son, Dave and I travelled by train to Kilmore, Victoria so that we could witness the total eclypse of the sun. To commemorate the occasion we sent a postcard to ourselves and after...
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