MOORA – ‘The wraith disappeared into the night………………’

Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum, etc.!  A reminder to all. My hunt for tales of ghosts, bushrangers, strange animals, characters, lost treasures, bush yarns and contemporary legends plus folklore and folklife around the local area continue’s. As such, tomorrow, Friday, the 13th incidentally, 1 to 4pm, I will be at Kumquot Mae Cafe 1/13…

MOORA – The Moora curry eaters final resting place.

Hello there Shire’s of Victoria Plains, Dandaragan, and Moora. Below is something a tad to the left of previous posts, why, well essentially I haven’t finished the piece I was hoping to post; to my satisfaction at least. Hence, here is something I have had published elsewhere previously. It is no more than a bit…

MOORA – A wiff of pipe tobacco

Saturday week ago, whilst volunteering on the door collecting tickets at the the local Club, a friend of mine approached me. After a certain amount of banter, this young lady went on to say “I’ve got a ghost at my place.” “Hells teeth!” says I. “’tis true!” says she, whom I shall now refer to as…

BADGINGARRA – Alberte and the Gilt Dragon

As a taste of what is too come, here is a yarn that I am following up. Incidentally, I am yet to sit down and interview the fabulous lady as yet, however, I shall be sometime in the near future; hence, until I have spoken to her, I am holding back the names of the…

Shires of DN, VP, M – contact update

Again hello one and all. My hunt for tales of ghosts, bushrangers, strange animals, characters, lost treasures, bush yarns and contemporary legends plus folklore and folklife around the local area continue’s. As such, this coming Friday, the 13th incidentally, 1 to 4pm, I will be at Kumquot Mae Cafe 1/13 Dandaragan Street, Moora. Should you have…

Speared

Hello Shire’s of Victoria Plains, Moora, and Dandaragan collectively. As previously mentioned regarding the spectrum and breadth of the tales I seek, should you know of an event of special interest, that occurred locally, I would dearly love to hear of it. Please find below an example of just that thing, as an incidental, this is…

Things that prefer not to go ‘bump’ in the night – M, DN, VP.

A brand new blog for a brand new project. Shire of Moora, Victoria Plains, Dandaragan. A long term project. I am considering putting together a series of articles for publication regarding local folklore and myth. ‘Ghost stories’ and ‘unexplained’ or odd regular occurrences local to Moora, and near surrounds, New Norcia, etc. Hence, should you…