Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Stolen Wheelbarrows

The Age [Melbourne]
18 November 2015

[…] "I am reminded of the apocryphal story, usually attributed to a worker at Garden Island," writes Peter Noone, of Lane Cove North, "who used to exit regularly at the end of each shift with a wheelbarrow full of straw. The guards were always suspicious that he was hiding something under the straw, so used to carry out a thorough, but fruitless, search. At the end of the year Garden Island supplies were short 200 wheelbarrows." […]