The Great Australian Phatic Salute, just one inconsequential finger raised slightly above the steering wheel speaks of the powerful camaraderie between all those lonely beings who exude an heroic pioneering spirit to take on this great big country of ours.
Steve Collins is a travel correspondent, being a broadcaster, podcaster, writer and photographer for radio, TV, print and online. For many years he has been a travel commentator on commercial radio in Australia and is the owner of and a presenter on the online travel radio station Radio Roaming:Talking Travel 24/7, which can be heard on most major streaming networks or at www.radioroaming.com. You can also occasionally catch him at www.grumpysgetawayguide.com.
Congratulations to the person who invented the selfie stick. They saw a need, or perhaps a desire, and produced a device which serves no useful purpose except to pander to people's egos.
03/02/2016 3:55 PM AEDT
If I could change aviation law, I would make it compulsory for window seat passengers to peep through the Perspex for most of the flight. In fact, I would go as far as to introduce the Eleventh Commandment: Thou shalt not covet the window seat unless thou pledges to keep faithful watch at all times.
15/01/2016 1:58 PM AEDT
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