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Food for thought

Canada Day celebrations were a ten minute walk away and a visitor may have wondered if they were in Canada when Scottish Highland dancers reeled across the stage and South Korean dancers drummed out their rhythm. Continue reading Food for thought

Canada Day

I’ve never been one for Canada Day. It’s the connection to Australia Day I grew up with that was celebrated on the day Europeans first arrived to form a settlement on the continent. To Australian Aborigines, it’s Invasion Day, a day of mourning. Having this connection it wasn’t until this year, I attended a Canada Day celebration. Continue reading Canada Day