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Back north to Queensland and hunting storms again….

1st November: FINGAL HEAD —–> TEWANTIN We wandered away from our fabulous beachfront site at Fingal Head and took the shortcut (that doesn’t go over a mountain range) to Esk in the Central Highlands of Queensland which only took 2 … Continue reading

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Living the Dream, Chasing the Weather and Wandering About….”A Storm or Five”

20th October: From Trangie, NSW to Cunnamulla,Qld We spent a pleasant night in a surprisingly good caravan park in Trangie – it’s the first time I’ve stayed there since a school excursion to a cattle feedlot up that way back … Continue reading

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Eating our way across the North Atlantic

Day 1 – wind trails on the water Rocking and rolling last night as we rounded the Isle of Wight and headed out into the English Channel. We are in Stateroom 12012, next door to the one we were in … Continue reading

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…and we head off into the wide red yonder of America…..

Driving across the desert valleys of Arizona, we are reminded of the scale of the American countryside…..the valley in front of us looked to be only about 10 miles across but turned out to be more like 30!!!! so don’t … Continue reading

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Distracted by distractions

Sitting on a seat named the “Seat of Knowledge” overlooking Blacks Beach in Mackay, tropical Queensland, bathed in the humidity brought in by the sea breeze, serenaded by rainbow lorikeets ….just absorbing the landscape on front of me…and idly watching … Continue reading

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This is not an ad for a coffee shop…..

The coffee shop, with its old tables, chairs and stools from an earlier era getting another lease on life, has been upgraded over the last 6 years we have been coming here….originally, the old tin roof let the cold in … Continue reading

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Distant Dreamings: the seventies series

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