Strayan goods cannot compete…

with cheap imports… But our rugby can. If Strayan exporters followed the lead set by our sportsmen and women in achieving international recognition then they would not be the national joke they are now. Rugby has always produced heroes, even in lean times. The ARU doesn’t decide to pack it in because we can’t compete…

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House keeping hints with Tim Robinson

It has come to my attention that many young rugby players are lacking the necessary domestic skills to maintain their lives at more than a basic level and this has a detrimental effect on their games. I can’t count the times a younger player has come up to me and said something like…How do you…

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Club Psychic, Dear Alex

I’m an Aries on the cusp with Mars in my fourth ascendant house.  What does my future hold? Dear Arien, I see a strange woman who will bar your way, you must give her something of value to pass her bridge. Your lucky numbers are 2 and 7, avoid The Color Purple, it was a…

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Club Psychic, Dear Alex

I had a dream recently where I was chased by a giant onion which seemed to roll after me relentlessly, I awoke drenched in sweat (I hope it was sweat) and rather frightened and have not been able to eat onions since.  Can you help me interpret this dream and perhaps give me some advise…

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Some of Club Psychic Alex’s Visions for 1999

The Chicken will come back to roost with the Duck in the year of the giant Auk. Interpretation: France will win the 1998 soccer world cup. When the lion sleeps in the temple of the discarded plastic raincoat the fire hydrant will be temporarily out of action. Interpretation: The Queen will visit Malaysia during the…

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The Duck and swan Hotel

Major Sponsor – 2009 A man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry. Ecclesiastes 8:15 …and there is no finer place to eat, drink and to be merry than the Duck and Swan Hotel in Chippendale. The Beer The artistry of a knowledgeable barman pouring…

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Psychic FAQs

What are Alex’s credentials? At the moment he has none, he predicts the future and does not dwell on the past so we will not know how good he is until the future is now, so to speak. Alex says “I have visions, I can see into the future, many years into the future, I…

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Kids should have guns…

#/Old-timer mode on/ Back in my day kiddies played cricket in the summer, rugby in the winter and the world was a happy place. Everyone knew where everyone stood. You were an elusive back with an incisive left boot, you were a hard toiling second rower with a never say die attitude, a flighty fullback…

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