MARCH 6 ~ ON THiS DAY in History

1788 – The First Fleet arrived at Norfolk Island on the 6th March 1788, in order to found a convict settlement.

1834 – YorkUpper Canada was incorporated as Toronto on the 6th March 1834.

1836 – In the Texas RevolutionBattle of the Alamo, frontiersman Davy Crockett and colonel Jim Bowie, were killed defending the Alamo on the 6th March 1836, and the fort was captured, after a 13 day siege by an army of 3,000 Mexican troops against the 187 Texas volunteers.

2010 ~ Bud Cockrell the bassist and vocalist for the Californian band Pablo Cruise died the 6th March 2010. Bud Cockrell was in the band from the start in 1973, but left in 1977 before its No.6 hit single Love Will Find A Way from their most successful album Worlds Away in 1978. Bud was replaced by former Santana bassist Bruce Day. The No.6 Pablo Cruise hit from 1977 Whatcha Gonna Do

Melbourne MOOMBA Waterfest 2013

Melbourne Moomba Festival 2013 website parade carnival celebration city streets free kids water skiing
Moomba Festival 2013 information on That’s Melbourne website:

The Moomba Festival is one of the Australia’s longest running community festivals. It is held annually in Melbourne over 4 days, on the Labour Day long weekend, and also known as Continue reading Melbourne MOOMBA Waterfest 2013

Today i’m going to be TOTALLY AWESOME!!

Today i’m going to be TOTALLY AWESOME!!..from this moment NOW!.. i had this thought yesterday, and gave it a go, but i only got halfway through the day, trying to be totally awesome, in a non-egotistical way. But today is a whole NEW DAY!!.. so I’ll keep on practising being awesome until it happens on a natural regular basis. So lets all try be totally AWESOME together, & make the World a better place to live.