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A show of sunshine

Jul 05, 2010 | Discuss

A show of sunshine

Sunshine is usually taken for granted in Alice’s customarily dry winters, but by the night before the Friday public holiday for the Alice Springs Show entrants were having to dodge  large, spreading puddles to deliver their fruit and veggies to the stewards.  In our family’s case these consisted of  a pumpkin, three lemons, six slender white radishes and some rosellas we had grown for the first time. They took their place in the exhibits pavilions among thousands of other entries ...Read more