Yearly Archives: 2007

Whipping around the world

Written by : Posted on July 27, 2007 : No Comments

“Can you crack a tune using a whip?

Mick Dinnigan can. He’s the President of the Australian Whip Cracking Association.

He can do a rendition of the Australian anthem, and his advice for the inexperienced is to wear a broadbrimmed hat and sunnies in case you hit yourself.”

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Toronto Gala Turns Snowy Square into Outback Oasis

Written by : Posted on February 1, 2007 : No Comments

“For those looking for an unforgettable evening of dining in the Outback without going too far from home, look no further than the G’DAY Toronto Penfolds Sounds of Silence Gala.

The gala, which is a re-creation of Australia’s famed Sounds of Silence dinner with dining as if watching the sunset over Ayer’s Rock (Uluru), is one of the events during the four-day G’DAY Toronto Australia Week 2007 from February 15-18, 2007.Entertainment at the Gala includes the world’s best whip-cracker, Mick Denigan, performances by the Descendance Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dance Troupe as well as Australian musical entertainment.”

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