bacon on the run

bonfire 7 January 2008 9

On Friday morning I was alerted to a piglet walking along College St Belconnen.

Having the box brownie to hand i snapped off a few shots. one of which shows a small piglet, fossicking in the bush next to ahem the AFP buildings in Belconnen.

Pig on college street

This morning I was told that three AFP members were seen trying to catch said piglet late Friday afternoon. They were using branches off trees to try and distract him while another tried to catch him and hold him. I have no information on whether the piglet had been greased.

I expect he spent his weekend rotating slowly over an open fire (unconfirmed).

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9 Responses to bacon on the run
snahon snahon 12:02 pm 20 Feb 07

so did the AFP folks enjoy a nice suckling pig spit roast ?

Hasdrubahl Hasdrubahl 11:20 am 20 Feb 07

Yeah, but the Golden Pig.
This one looks mud-brown.

Rawhide Kid Rawhide Kid 11:17 am 20 Feb 07

Isn’t it the Chinese year of the Pig?

Thumper Thumper 7:52 am 20 Feb 07

Maybe the little porker is looking for truffles?

Pandy Pandy 11:34 pm 19 Feb 07

My caption would be: “lah lah la”

tristero tristero 7:28 pm 19 Feb 07

We did a massive double take while driving through the Benjamin Way / College Street intersection on Sunday morning. The little pig was still there at 10:15am, snuffling around in the grass.

joeyjo joeyjo 7:03 pm 19 Feb 07

I’ve seen chickens doing the wild thing on that street.

bonfire bonfire 2:40 pm 19 Feb 07

the ranger was called in the am, but i think they thought ‘porkies’ were being told, you know, pig loose at the afp hq…

not sure if they even bothered to turn up.

Thumper Thumper 12:32 pm 19 Feb 07


Little porkers are cute…

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