Weekly Photo Challenge: Carefree | The Daily Post

Carefree school days…late 70s and early 80s…the Cold War chilled…tragedy was Erebus and the death of John Lennon…TV was McPhail and Gadsby, BJ and Bear, and Battlestar Galactica…who knew that the ‘boy gets girl’ ending of Star Wars was going to become a ‘sensitive’ subject for Luke and Leia…petrol was 60 cents a litre (we finally had our heads around this metric stuff) but this actually worked out to about $2/litre in today’s dollars…the nation had its last leader for twenty years…3

Chris O'Neill and two young relatives on the river at the reunion picnic

Gabrielle, Louise and Lawrie at home

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Carefree | The Daily Post.