Sporting the River

The Yarra River is one of Melbourne’s iconic geographical features. It is also largely the reason for its founding as ‘British settlement’. Or rather, it was part of the hostile invasion of the continent started in Botany Bay. The founding of the ...

Saturday Recreation

The path next to the river is used by cyclists, runners and walkers. I rode eastwards: into a cold wind. Overcast. And the sun did not come out. This was normally my running route, but, owing to a slow-recovering injury, I was ...