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12 Days of Christmas @ City Hall
12 Dec 2012
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The clock at City Hall is our keeper of time, night and day of every year she stands sentinel. Her home, City Hall has been asleep for the past 3 years – it’s exciting as her present to the future people of Brisbane will be unveiled @ her re-opening in 2013! The buildup is like waiting to open our Xmas presents, how many sleeps to go before we can visit her again! So while our countdown continues, on the 12:12:12 "(Twelfth) day of Christmas our City Hall gave to me…"

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                                                        ======

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                                                     ***    !    ***

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                                                        ======

                                               12 Bells-a-ringing

                                           11 Palm trees swaying

                                             10 Children dancing

                                                9 Tourists posing

                                                8 Pillars standing

                                                7 Singers singing

                                                6 Pigeons cooing

                                                   5 Flying flags

                                                  4 Bright  lamps

                                                   3 Kangaroos

                                                2 Crouching lions

                                   And a Clock with a giant Xmas tree!

Photo: City Hall clock tower on the 12th December 2012 at 12:12AM midnight and 12:12PM midday, King George Square: Brisbane (Photographer: Steven Schroeder).

 

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