Archive for May 3rd, 2013

The Seekers

Today is a very exciting day for me because tonight, at 7 o’clock, I will be attending The Seekers’ concert here in Canberra.

When I was a child there were a few bands which I particularly liked and wanted to see in-person one day, although I didn’t really understand that many of the songs I was hearing were a good thirty or forty years old. There are a few bands and singers who are still on that list, but The Seekers have always been right up there at or near the top. I could barely contain my excitement when I found out last year that they were coming to Canberra, and I snapped up tickets as quickly as I could. Months have passed and the entry on my calendar has drawn nearer, and finally it is here.

I’m looking forward to a wonderful evening, and there are many songs which I am looking forward to hearing. These are but two of them.

And although I’m not expecting it, at the 1994 AFL Grand Final they performed a few songs which they wouldn’t normally perform (and Georgy Girl which they do normally perform) and it would be lovely to hear one or two of them. It would be particularly lovely to hear them sing the national anthem as they sing it with a level of dignity and respect which is wonderful and rare, but I don’t imagine that it will happen.

Samuel

1 comment May 3rd, 2013 at 03:57pm

AFL Tips: Round 6

Collingwood V St. Kilda
Essendon V GWS
North Melbourne V Port Adelaide
Adelaide V Hawthorn
Richmond V Geelong
Gold Coast V Fremantle
Sydney V Brisbane
Carlton V Melbourne
West Coast V Western Bulldogs

Now that you’ve seen who I’m tipping, factor it in to your calculations and be sure to check out TAB’s AFL & NRL footy tipping website.
If you fancy tipping on this week’s round, I suggest having a look at TAB Footy Tipping.
TAB run are running an AFL / NRL tipping competition this season with weekly prizes. Check it out!

Samuel

May 3rd, 2013 at 12:16pm

NRL Tips: Round 8

Broncos V Rabbitohs
Bulldogs V Tigers
Storm V Raiders
Eels V Cowboys
Warriors V Titans
Knights V Sharks
Roosters V Panthers
Dragons V Sea Eagles

Samuel

May 3rd, 2013 at 12:06pm


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