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Healthy Holidays - Port Douglas


An hour’s drive from Cairns along a winding coastal road, Port Douglas is laid back, relaxing  and warm during winter. Four Mile Beach starts at the end of the main strip in town, Macrossan Street, so you can work off a long lunch with an equally long walk. 565 more words

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Port of Townsville Eyes Double Capacity

The Port of Townsville is investing AUD 55 million (about USD 44.12 million) to upgrade Berth 4 and double its capacity.

Queensland Ports Minister Mark Bailey said the investment would enable another two million tonnes of product to go through the port every year. 197 more words

Dingo Beach, Far Away in Time

There’s a little quiet beach some distance away from the commercial hub of Airlie Beach in North Queensland that makes you want to sing. The foreshore fringes the beach with deep shady old trees for a kilometre or so. 221 more words


Olaf Grawert Violin Maker and Restorer in Townsville

Hi readers & string players!

Every year, we are lucky enough to have Olaf Grawert (violin maker/restorer) come up to Townsville around August, just in time for the AFCM (Australian Festival of Chamber Music). 132 more words

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Jebediah's TWENTY Celebrations Continue

Our faves Jebediah just completed a sold-out metro city run of dates for the 20th Anniversary tour and TWENTY album release, and now they have announced a regional run taking in North Queensland, Darwin, regional NSW and Tasmania. 86 more words


A "Throwback" to Bigfoot Down Under

Throwback (2013, 93 mins.)

Independent filmmakers put their passion, savings, blood, sweat and tears into a film; sometimes having to stop production due to lack of finances, actor schedules or good old Mother Nature.  473 more words