Archive for March, 2015

Lightning Strikes Twice – In Lightning Ridge

Lightning Strikes Twice – In Lightning Ridge

  ‘Tradie’ Volunteers Prepare for ‘Outback Links’ Farm Revival The farmers of remote Australia need your help. Many are facing their third year of drought.Without good rainfall, there are no crops or less stock to generate income for farmers. If vital equipment and infrastructure wears out or breaks down, there isn’t the money or means …

Swords Into Plough shears: Fighter Pilot to Flying Minister

Swords Into Plough shears: Fighter Pilot to Flying Minister

As a young fighter pilot flying RAAF Meteor jets in the Korean War, Rev Bob Macintosh recalls how readily he described himself to any who asked about his beliefs with the curt reply “I’m an agnostic”. But that was all to change. Bob was one of 17,000 military personnel who served Australia under the direction …