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rain jacket sizing chart

Men’s Sizes Chest size seam to seam Hip size seam to seam S 98 cm 98 M 103 103 L 108 108 XL 113 113

rucksack sizing chart

This is the manufacturer’s measurement advice: have fun with the measuring tape. Length top of hip to top of shoulder S  35-40cm M  40-50cm L >45cm


Remember during the 2014 election (says Gail) when Tony Abbott was on talk radio and someone rang in to say they had to work as a


try new things

Yes! says Gail, Which is why I can tell you what lychee and coconut timtams and caramelised chilli twisties taste like! Indeed, mutters Ian out of hearing. Which is


Thingies (noun): Any of a number of difficult-to-remember smaller items, usually intricate doohickeys described to you once at a party by someone much smarter than you.

tall drinks

We prefer gin & tonic (with a squeeze of lime, of course) for our tropical sojourns …