Tag Archives: Newtown

Retrospective: Newtown Municipal Compound

In 2011 I  did a number of photowalks in and around Newtown in Johannesburg and blogged about them, and as a result I started using the blog more and more as I found even more uses for it. The end result … Continue reading

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Where I am now

It is 29 March and I am midway through my trip to South Africa. It has not been a very busy time but I have had to do certain things that needed sorting. My mother was doing very badly when … Continue reading

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Newtown and Johannesburg revisited

During my previous visit to Newtown in September of 2011, I was severely hampered by really crappy weather. This time around, even though it was winter,  the weather had warmed up considerably from the previous week. The occasion was the … Continue reading

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Braamfontein. 15-10-2011

Braamfontein is one of those places from the days when I worked at Transnet as an appy. There were Transnet offices in almost every building in JHB and Braamfontein and we used to walk between them doing faults and maintenance. In those … Continue reading

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Sci-Bono. 09-10-2011

On Sunday 9 October I found myself back in Newtown at the Gizmos and Gadgets display at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown. Following my previous tour of Newtown I really wanted to attend because it was an opportunity to grab … Continue reading

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