Sitting on King Neptune's Knee

Centaur Certified

I think that the 17th of June is the date we must have left Singapore on the MS Centaur Blue Funnel Line. (Ship 303899 built in Liverpool). This is because the equator is about 60 km (I think) south of Singapore. I remember this night clearly and I have more . . . → Read More: Sitting on King Neptune’s Knee

Baptism on Whitsunday


I was baptised in St Mary’s Church, in North Melbourne, by none other than the Reverend Peter J Hollingworth. I did not know this until after Peter became the Governor General of Australia (29 June 2001 – 28 May 2003) and my mother mentioned it. Back at the time Peter was . . . → Read More: Baptism on Whitsunday