Birthdays are only as good as the last Adele song you’ve listened to I learnt recently. Eating crispy skin chicken and vegetables, I sit pondering my journey so far, turning tables …
‘It’s been 10 years, a helluva ride to be honest, but there’s been love and affection along the way particularly on social media. Enjoy the program and music links’ – Noel Anderson April 2018
I remember punches flying, and seeing three men in a circle, I only found out dad had been involved when mum came running back screaming, ‘Oh, God. Your father been bashed. We have to get him to a hospital.’
Having grown up a Sydneysider, the history of that 78ERS is well known to me. In fact, I can’t think of the Sydney Mardi Gras without remembering the efforts of the men and women that paved the way for the liberal minded country we live in today.
‘At some point we’ve all got love terribly wrong. Love Kills 2017 is putting a voice to those moments in our love lives when everything goes bloody pear-shaped.”
I’m sitting in Father’s Office in Melbourne drinking a vodka, lime and soda waiting for a friend to arrive. She is seeing My Fair Lady at the Regent and is running late. While I wait my mind starts to wander, I sip my vodka, look at the view of the State Libray of Victoria and ponder the fate of the great Australian musical…
“Hello Noel it’s June, I’ve got job for you, filming in the Blue Mountains, starring William Holden, you know from the Hollywood. Can you talk?”