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John Watson, 1951-2014. Cairns friend.

Apologies to NARPACA (North Australia’s Live Entertainment Circuit) for lifting their words. I’ve had a spot of bother making a link.

Tribute to a remarkable man. 293 more words


My 19th Birthday in Charters Towers, QLD, Australia

I usually write about my travels and experiences in the various places I’ve been to, but I had such a great day for my birthday I wanted to really remember it. 530 more words


Qld unemployment rate appears stuck around 6%, while national rate falls

Queensland’s under-performing economy was illustrated by March labour force data released by the ABS today. The State’s unemployment rate appears stuck around 6%, while the national unemployment rate continues its steady decline, with the seasonally adjusted national rate falling from 5.8% in February to 5.7% in March (see chart below). 249 more words



The talented Tanya Field from Townsville joined me for a photo-shoot in Cairns this week, and between showers of rain we managed to capture some stunning images of her spinning her moodhoop! 18 more words



Graeme’s third novel, Jailbait, is now available at amazon.com. To find out more about the book and to read the chapter go to his blog site at Graeme Buckley Author Blog

Life in the garden

Challenges are what make life interesting … Joshua J. Marine

When a a white ant or termite (Mastotermes darwiniensis) strayed in the path of green bum ants ( 173 more words