Brisbane Riverfire


It’s been a strange couple of days. A sinkhole Just up on the coast, about three and a half hours drive to the north, are some popular campsites close to Rainbow Beach. You may remember that Mrs Bob has been there with a friend of hers and the kids, they fed the dolphins. It’s a [...]


On Saturday evening, Mrs Bobinoz, Elizabeth and I took ourselves off to the city to watch what I think might well be our fourth Riverfire, the annual firework spectacular that takes place over the Brisbane River. It truly is a spectacular fire display with fireworks firing off from the river, the bridges, and, as you [...]


Since living here in Australia I have been to every Riverfire, which, as you must surely know, is the firework display that marks the opening of the Brisbane Festival. In 2008, before this blog was even invented, I watched Riverfire from South Bank Parklands. In 2009, I watched it from Mt Coot-Tha. And last year [...]


Brisbane Riverfire 2010 Hopefully you all managed to watch the video I put up for you on Friday in my post called the end of the world is nigh. It was, of course, a load of twaddle! I think at one stage the narrator wondered what would happen next here in Australia. An earthquake? How [...]