What’s in a name? Not this little black duck …

I was looking at ABC correspondent Sally Sara’s blog tonight, which has a link to the Thomson Reuters AlertNet interactive map (through Bing/Microsoft/NASA and others) and thought I’d compare the satellite images with Google Earth.

Imagine my surprise when I headed towards home in Perth, and found a hitherto unknown region of WA!  I know that the State’s resources boom is helping boost the federal treasurer’s coffers, but isn’t this taking strategic geography just a little too far:

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When I'm not writing I'm doing paid work in Communications or International Relations, being mum to two teenage boys, attempting to maintain a reasonable marriage, and constantly adjudicating the battle between my inner feminist and inner domestic goddess, goddammit.

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  1. Swanland is a large track of land to the East of Quokkaland and to the west of koalaland

    you may have been in Raskaland at the time they taught this in Swanland

    AS x


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