Running out of Creative Puff.

Paul Fairweather
3 min readJul 7, 2022

A windsock is a very clever piece of engineering.

My father took early retirement in his mid-50s from his position as Chief Engineer and Manager of the Works Department at the Brisbane City Council. He had spent his whole career as a public servant, initially as a young engineer working on the Tinaroo irrigation project near Mareeba in North Queensland, and then as Townsville City Engineer before moving to…