Australia’s Places

Bowen

It’s been quite a while since I last spoke about my Queensland coast road trip, so it’s time to get back on the road. Having left Airlie Beach I decided to visit a place called Hideaway Bay. It was absolutely stunning… This was one of the places I did blog about whilst I was on [...]

beach

Time to wrap up Airlie Beach week. In Mondays post we had a little walk around the town and checked out the beaches and the lagoon. On Wednesday we went for a drive in my car to see, among other things, Cedar Creek Falls. A few months ago when I blogged live from Airlie Beach, [...]

sunset

In Mondays post about Airlie Beach, we had a stroll around the town, the beaches and the lagoon. I only had one full day there and at around 2 o’clock in the afternoon I decided to jump into my car to go for a drive. I wanted to explore a bit further and wider, and [...]

Airlie Beach

Well, I haven’t brought you any tales of my Queensland coastal road trip for a while, last time we talked about it I was exploring The Beaches and the Country Roads Around Mackay, Queensland. As you will know if you read that post, my drive from Ball Bay to Airlie Beach was an interesting journey [...]

lake

Monday’s post was about Sunday’s visit to Samsonvale Lake for a Picnic on Father’s Day. In it I said I was ‘pretty sure we could only see a very small section of the lake’ from where we were. This was pretty much all we could see… So for today’s post I wondered if I could find [...]

Lake

Those who have read my previous posts on this subject will know that here in Australia Mothers Day and Fathers Day are both celebrated on a different date than they are in the UK. Whilst the UK is out of sync with the rest of the world on Mothers Day, for Fathers Day its Australia [...]

Mackay

Mackay week is drawing to a close. We started with Mackay: The Town, the Shops, the River and the Lagoon and followed that on Wednesday with The Beaches and the Country Roads Around Mackay, Queensland. Here’s Mackay, all of it, all at once, but without too much of the fine detail… The ‘…without too much [...]

beach

In Mondays post we looked at Mackay: The Town, the Shops, the River and the Lagoon. I wanted to check out the beaches though, so I jumped into my car to make the short journey east to the coast. Within 10 minutes I’d made my way to the end of East Gordon Street, arriving at [...]