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You Know You Have Spent 100 Days in Australia When...

You no longer take photos of possums, parrots and insects

But you still want to see more koalas and kangaroos

You know longer get excited by hearing an Aussie accent… 67 more words


The pesky media does it again!

You know when you talk to the media about a project that’s just been announced and barely commenced and you wonder if the one thing you want to be glanced over in the report, will be? 153 more words


"Why are you still here on the weekend?"

That’s what Henri (5 yrs) asked me as we sat down for dinner tonight. Whoops? I guess this whole wanderlust thing is bred into me, well and truly. 258 more words

Townsville man accused of bashing caravan park neighbour so badly he died

Townsville Bulletin November 19, 2014  Samantha Healy

A MAN accused of bashing his neighbour so badly that he later died has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter. 20 more words

Forensic Pathology

Armistice Day 11 November 1918 - Townsville celebrations

Below is a photograph I found in the Townsville Bulletin in 1995, when a news story appeared recalling the end of World War I.  Abraham Wilson was involved in the celebrations, dressing up as the Kaiser in the photograph below. 72 more words


Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia ~ The perfect place to adventure

Magnetic Island is about 20 square miles and has a population just over 2,000. It is located just off the shore of Townsville. While the island is small there are innumerable adventures to go on. 663 more words