We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love...and then we return home. - australian aboriginal proverb #spiritual #quotes
“We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love... and then we return home.” - Australian Aboriginal Proverb Photo: David Gulpilil
VEGEMITE - was invented in 1922 at the Fred Walker Cheese Company, in Melbourne, Australia. They wanted to find ways of using vitamin rich brewer's yeast (a byproduct of brewing beer). Dr. Cyril Callister, was the actual inventor of Vegemite. After a national naming competition with a prize of £50, the name Vegemite was picked and the product hit the shelves.
Coles Department Store. In 1914, the first Coles 'variety store' was opened in Melbourne by George Coles in Smith Street, Collingwood. More stores opened and the chain was regarded as the leader in providing value to Australian shoppers. Interestingly, the building formerly occupied by the original Coles Variety Store is now the location of a Woolworths outlet - the major competitor to Coles Group.