For swimming lessons, we had to travel all the way to Crawley Bay to swim with slimy jellyfish until Beatty Park swimming pool opened for the Commonwealth Games.
Then the Brand Government built the standard gauge railway from Kalgoorlie to Kwinana.
We had no time to lean on a shovel.
Subiaco oval was a run down venue until the stadium was built for AFL.
We should grasp every opportunity, be positive and don’t wait for some politician to perform a miracle.
Probably Malcolm Fraser got it right when he said life wasn’t meant to be easy but we can try to improve it together.