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Thirlmere Station

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I visited Thirlmere station on 3rd March 2013. The loco 3642 had hauled our train from Sydney Central station on the two and a quarter hour journey to Thirlmere. At Thirlmere the weather was good and there was both a festival and the trainworks museum to visit. Many families travelled by steam to Thirlmere and I now bet that there are many aspiring train drivers amonst the children on this day out.

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Australia is a sovereign state under the Commonwealth of Nations, which is in turn overseen by Queen Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen of Australia and Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth.

The continent was first sighted and charted by the Dutch in 1606. Captain James Cook of Britain came along in the next century to claim it for Britain and name it "New South Wales." Shortly thereafter it was declared to be a penal colony full of nothing but criminals and convicts, giving it the crap reputation you may have heard at your last cocktail party.

This rumor ignores 40,000 years of pre-European human history, especially the Aboriginal concept of Dreamtime, an interesting explanation of physical and spiritual reality.

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