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...and Stirred

On Tuesday the radio announces a cyclone that’s heading towards the coast about 350 kilometres north of us. It’s classed as a category one. Nothing to worry about; a good chance to get some welcome rain. 841 more words

Country Living

Building a future after Myanmar’s biggest natural disaster

By Mark Chamberlain, Communications Officer

Martin was six when his small bamboo home in Myanmar’s southwestern jungle was blown away by a terrifying 145mph tropical storm. 896 more words


Starting the ride to Brisbane

Wednesday 18th February
So finish packing, not forgetting the lovely card made by Chad and Logan and our gift of vegimite and Old Jamaica choc (Dyl’s favourite) which we had to leave. 738 more words


I want to share with you a story that was relayed to me by a friend who shares an equal desire to understand this thing called “Leadership”. 323 more words

Photo of the Day: When "How Sweet It Is" Graced The Cyclone Ticketbooth

Remember when the Cyclone ticketbooth said “How Sweet It Is”? Today is the birthday of Brooklyn-born Jackie Gleason and in honor of his signature line, we looked for photos. 99 more words

Photo Of The Day

Randy Mills Says Great Things Are Coming

As a follow up to my last correspondence with Randell Mills of Blacklight Power concerning the highly anticipated SunCell Prototype, I sent the following request for a progress update. 266 more words

A wet weekend and a fudge recipe

Well we had a complete soaking at the weekend. The rain came down all night and all day, and the same again the next day. Cyclone Marcia left us unscathed compared to northern parts of Queensland, we were lucky. 518 more words