There is life, till there isn’t

Sunset at the “Ridge” in NW NSW. The sun is there in the sky, until it isn’t. Life as we know it is present, until it isn’t. An aunt, forever in our lives, till she isn’t. Maybe, like the sun that sets yet its profound influence on us earthlings does…

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Rainbow Beach and Tin Can Bay, SE Queensland, Australia

Sunrise at Rainbow Beach, SE Queensland, Australia. About 90 minutes drive north from the Sunshine Coast in SE Queensland, you can visit the areas of Rainbow Beach, and back around the inlet to its west, Tin Can Bay. You can also drive along the beach from the north side of…

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Tambo, to Blackall, then Longreach, Queensland, Australia

Tambo Teddies. Shop closed this Sunday, alas, but the teddies are just great. Nice cafe next door for a stopover. Tambo a friendly and safe town. About 200km from Charleville to the south. Next stop Blackall. Famous for the black stump and historical wool processing. About 300km from Charleville to…

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Augathella. Central western Queensland, Australia.

Augathella. The town of murals. Leaving Charleville and heading north to Longreach, we encounter this small town some 80km or so up the road. Some nice murals as shown here. Town water supplied from the great artesian basin. Also know for the meat ants (beware) in this district. And bushrangers…

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On the road again – to Charleville, QLD

Charleville. About 750 km west of Brisbane, Australia. A gateway to the true Australian outback. Wow! So on the road again. Hoping you too can do the same soon, if you have been in lock-down, or busy working. So nice to get away from the big cities, or just the…

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A bird’s eye view of a special neighbourhood

Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, Qld. Looking south to Bribie Island. A new perspective. On a beautiful day. Seeing your coastal and hinterland neighbourhood from the skies. Thanks to a wonderful family for the free ride. Enjoy the pictures as I enjoyed the magnificent views and contrasts, of land, sea, home and…

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Noosa Heads, SE Queensland, Australia.

Noosa Heads, from Laguna Lookout. Think Noosa Heads, think the beautiful beaches. Yes. But there is so much more. The gorgeous Noosa National Park and it as an entry point to so many beaches and fabulous walking tracks among the temperate rain-forest, scenic views and rugged coastline jutting into the…

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Hervey Bay, Queensland

Returning to the airport after an awesome scenic flight over the adjacent sand island of Fraser Island. Hervey Bay, looking north. Tide in. Urangan Pier at southern end of Hervey Bay. A busy fishing spot but best at high tide. At low tide, there is an extensive sandbar that bisects…

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