Exporting Singlish

Unlike most of Australia, the people of Rockhampton and its environs understand Singlish a little better, seeing as we have had a permanent armed forces base there and have trained there for almost a third of every year since 1990. The signboards we stick up everywhere help too:

Ex Wallaby 2005: Signs of Singlish

Ex Wallaby 2005
Signs probably seen in Johnny’s workshop

Surf stop: nlim’s photographs from Ex Wallaby 2005 – I have no idea how they got to go to the beach while we were in the woods.

Surf stop II: Mindef video of Ex Wallaby 2005.


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5 thoughts on “Exporting Singlish”

  1. Can’t believe nlim’s photos! What?!? 56 SAB, who screwed up our logistics big time, were suntanning on the beach while we were stuck in the woods, out of water and food?

  2. Can’t believe nlim’s photos! What?!? 56 SAB, who screwed up our logistics big time, were suntanning on the beach while we were stuck in the woods, out of water and food?

  3. Sigh! It is photos like nlim’s which is going to reinforce the view that reservist in Australia is a holiday camp … shirtless on a sun-drenched beach … beers … more beers …
    Then again … when we were miserable … most of us weren’t exactly feeling that great about taking photos of ourselves …

  4. Sigh! It is photos like nlim’s which is going to reinforce the view that reservist in Australia is a holiday camp … shirtless on a sun-drenched beach … beers … more beers …
    Then again … when we were miserable … most of us weren’t exactly feeling that great about taking photos of ourselves …

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