Scotty Cam Articles

Why talk is cheap when it comes to safety in the workplace

Scott Cam, SafetyCulture ambassador, shares his wake-up call and why one incident in the workplace is one too many. It seems strange to say this now but safety wasn’t a big priority when I started out in the carpentry game back in the 1970s. The ... [read more]

Fishing Cabin – Stage 1

I had an old dam in the middle of the property about 15 mins drive from the homestead. I thought I needed to fill that with trout fingerlings and build a fishing cabin and that’s exactly what I did. I had a bit of level ground to the side of t ... [read more]

HIA feature article

My apprenticeship was one of the best things I ever did. And I'm proud to be an ambassador for HIA, encouraging the next generation to get stuck into trades.     [scotty_sign] [display-posts id='2379, 1770' title='Related: N ... [read more]

Rubbish Piles

Council Clean ups, hard rubbish day, whatever you like to call them. I always loved it when the unwanted treasures went out on the street. I used to bring home all sorts of stuff and my father would go crook on me for filling up his garage with t ... [read more]

Beach Buggy

With kids, a dog, brolly, water, newspapers and deckchairs, walking to the beach, down at the south coast was a punish. I looked like a homeless bloke carrying all of his possessions. I needed some transport. So I went to the tip and salvaged a w ... [read more]

Xmas Time

As a child I loved the excitement of Xmas eve and waiting to wake up in the morning to see my pressies. Now, Xmas time is all about relaxing with my family, enjoying a beer, while watching the cricket on the tele and the food, especially th ... [read more]

12 Sheds of Xmas #12

#12 in my 12 Sheds of Xmas, I love listening to my music and there's no better place to play all your old favourites than in your shed, where no one can hear you singing off key. [scotty_sign] [display-posts id='2419, 2623' title='Re ... [read more]

12 Sheds of Xmas #11

#11 in my 12 Sheds of Xmas I'm not one to pick sides when it comes to the Holden v Ford debate but I always appreciate people's passion for motorsport and history. Good on ya. [scotty_sign] [display-posts id='2641, 2609' title='Rela ... [read more]

12 Sheds of Xmas #10

#10 in my 12 Sheds of Xmas this is what the shed is all about, a space to do all those DIY projects. Tools, check. Space to put your cuppa, check. [scotty_sign] [display-posts id='2623, 2582' title='Related: 12 Sheds of Xmas' post_ ... [read more]