That’s not a knife – my life in the Kimberley …

Do you you know this

Bear Tales

Australians know what a knife is …

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but Hoges says …

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Hoges says I fight crocodiles I know what a knife is …

tumblr_npgmpxFWlg1t55xupo3_400Paul Hogan you have to love him and the movie was so much fun at the time.

Life in the Kimberley

At the time we were living in the Kimberley at Broome and Derby some of the most remote areas in the world. At the local pubs (hotels) there were characters like the one that Hoges portrayed.

Certainly an interesting time in my life. It is a wonder that I am still alive!

Do you know that when I arrived in the Kimberley 1979 …

  • There was no telephone ( communication was by Royal Flying Doctor radio network)
  • No TV
  • 500 kms of rugged dirt roads anywhere to other towns (Darwin 1650 kms away)
  • People walked around with guns on their hip
  • Cattle Stations in the Kimberley…

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