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JFK 100

John Fitzgerald Kennedy 29 May 1917 – 22 November 1963 Don’t let it be forgot, that once there was a spot, for one brief, shining moment that was known as Camelot.   The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of President John F. Kennedy. […]

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Deepest sympathy to Maureen and the Hafey family at the passing of our beloved Tommy last month. We are all so much better off for having known this truly great man. An inspiration to us all, his legacy will endure. And his legacy includes that of AFL super coach, with a dynasty just continues on. […]

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A Kennedy story that time won’t heal

The brilliance of Stephen King shines through yet again with the latest release of his 740 page epic novel “11.22.63”. And just like his main character Jake Epping, who planned to travel back in time to Dallas to stop the assassination of President John F Kennedy, I too had a plan ‘to go back in time’. But […]

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Memphis has a heartbeat like no other

“The Mississippi Delta was shining like a national guitar. I am following the river down the highway through the cradle of the civil war. I’m going to…Memphis, Tennessee”. If you ‘love your music’ and wondered about life in the fifties and revolutionary sixties, Memphis will take you there. Understated, the city has a ‘heartbeat’ like no […]

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A tribute to Winnie, a colleague and friend

Recently a colleague and friend of mine, Winnie, died of cancer. She was a shining star and role model to all who knew her. Winnie came to Australia from Asia seeking a career in the financial services industry. She knocked on the door of a few banks, had a few rejections, and then finally she […]

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