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The View from our Van

It’s raining.  Not only is it raining, we are watching the rain fall on lush vegetation including verdantly green grass.  Not only that, but we are watching geese grazing on that verdantly green grass.   751 more words


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Eastern Suburbs boys shoot for 5th win of season against top 4 hopefuls

Roosters and North Queensland Cowboys do battle in Sunday afternoon football in what is shaping up to be an extremely important game for the Cowboys. 490 more words

Rugby League

Moon Of Liberty Rugby League - NRL Round 22

Rugby League

NRL Round 22

New Zealand Warriors scored an impressive victory over in form Gold Coast. Two tries in seven minutes from Solomone Kata opened New Zealand a cushion they would not relinquish going on to win 24-14. 143 more words


Mackay Civic Theatre: A lost Art Deco cinema

30 Gordon Street, Mackay

This article is part of a series of posts exploring the lost Art Deco cinemas of Queensland. See also: Brisbane’s Metro Theatre… 1,063 more words



From 2017, we shall have a new cabin near Atherton: “ATHERTON TABLELANDS BIRDWATCHER’S CABIN”.

The cabin has already been completed and has been approved by the local “building inspector” (a young female cassowary made an unexpected appearance): 325 more words


Gone Troppo: Opening Pandora's box!

Our last day of this break! Stu was up early and went fishing but only caught a small cod – no keepers. 261 more words


Gone Troppo: Coasting home

Much as I like the relaxed lifestyle at Cape Trib, I’m not sorry to be heading away from the humidity. We didn’t make it far down the road before we stopped for breakfast at CJ’s Cafe at Thornton Beach. 452 more words