are the photos I took when we spent a few days after the New Years day
weekend with my sister in Kiama. As well as Kristie, Heather &
Jason came over as well. We had a look at the Blow Hole at
Kiama, had a swim & we went up to the Minnamurra
Renee turned 17 yesterday & got her P's today! Some pictures of her birthday are here.
February, 2011. Today was my father in law's 90th birthday. All
the family came to Canberra plus my parents. We all went out to Cafe
Injoy at Gold Creek for lunch & then back to our place for
dessert & tea. You can see the pictures here.
August, 2011. My sister Peggy married Ross Pollack at Christchurch,
Kiama. A wonderful day blessed with beautiful weather. You can
see the photos here!
October, 2011. October Long Weekend Monday, we went for a walk with my
brother Stephen at Namadji National Park, it was a lovely day. You can
see the photos here.
26th October 2012. I flew with
Pastor Wayne Lyons from our church to visit Indonesia for 2 weeks where
we met up with a missionary our church has supported for many years.
Initially we stayed at Intheos bible College in Solo City, Central Java,
then flew into Pontianak, Kalimantan from where we drove to Singkawang,
West Kalimantan where we visited a number of churches including one
that our church had raised money for so that they could put a roof on
their new church building. The photos are here.
9th November, 2011. Wayne & I flew from Jakarta to Singapore where we stayed for 3 days before returning to Australia. Here are the photos.
28th November, 2011. Last night we had our annual church Christmas Dinner. Here are the photos.
December, 2011. Our youngest child, Renee, graduated from College today.
She's off to uni at the University of Canberra next year. Here are some photos of the Graduation ceremony held at the Australian National University.y
31st December, 2011. Here
are our photos for Christmas. They were taken over a couple of days.
Christmas day was spent with my side of the family (plus Betty's Dad)
here in Canberra & on the Friday afternoon, we met Betty's sister
& her husband plus some of their family including our first great
nephew as Betty's nephew Andrew & his wife Sam had their first
child William in September.
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