This is the second Giro deBronze, taking in the bronze statues of Perth City. Total distance about 10km, allow 2 easy hours. There are 25 statues at 20 sites. Although the route is all on cycle lanes or if on the road you will be going with the traffic, some of the statues will be across the street so take care. Perth city traffic is no problem on a Sunday. If you want a more exciting tour, do …read more
published: April 22nd, 2014
‘Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.’
I thought this was a Cicero quote, but Google and Wikipedia combine to tell me it was George Santayana in 1905. I’m still not convinced. Such is the human memory, an unreliable thing. It is also human behaviour to cling to false knowledge or seek help from the divine, and so the qu…read more
published: February 4th, 2014
Martin Chambers was born in Perth, Western Australia. He is married and has two adult daughters. He is a biologist who understands our origins are from the sea and believes we are not safe unless our feet are wet. His recreations include kayaking, sailing and sitting in the spa.