Victorian bush-fire book donation
South Australians collecting books for victims of the Victorian bush fires

Archive for March 2009

pride of Australia medal nomination


This week was a special one again. Wednesday we got a call from a reporter from the Advertiser newspaper, that we have been nominated for a pride of Australia medal 2009. We pointed the reporter to this website and answered his questions. One hour later there was a photographer in our house to take around […]

Eckhart Tolle retreat


Last weekend we were at the retreat with Eckhart Tolle in Coolum, Queensland. We went there with Alex & Mark and for all of us this was a very special weekend. Not only the Hyatt resort is very nice and the golf course (for Mark) was excellent, the swimming pools were really cool, but ….. […]

picture gallery added


We just added a gallery of all pictures we took during our journey (see pages menu on right). There is no description of each picture, but they are in date/time sequence. The first few are made during the first 2 weeks of preparation and book collection/re-packing. The journey from Willunga, South Australia, to Victoria started […]

back home


We¬†came back home in Willunga, South Australia, on Monday night (2 March 2009). Our trip back took 2 days again and we stayed overnight in Hall’s Gap, the Kookaburra motel, again. John of the motel was very kind and let us stay for free, thank you John! The trip back was very uneventful and that […]

last pallet in Alexandra


Yesterday after we updated this website with the pictures we drove for the last time to the Brumby Books warehouse. Before we left we got a phone call from Fay, who is an organiser in the Healesville relief center. We went Wednesday to this center and she said they were about to relocated the center, […]