As you will already know if you read Mondays posts, I didn’t drive directly to Mackay from Rockhampton, I took the scenic route, The Capricorn Coast Tourist Drive. I thoroughly enjoyed the drive, and the whole area along the coastline from Emu Park to Yeppoon. I have no regrets in taking that detour, but had [...]


It’s going to be a quick post today, because I’m having internet connection problems, just as I did on my road trip back in 2009. At that time though, I was travelling through places like Sydney and Melbourne, at least this time I made it all the way to Port Douglas in Far North Queensland [...]


For any of you who have read every single page on my website plus ALL of the comments (congratulations!) you will have come across some comments made by Pravdaseeker. Prav, if I may call him that, arrived in this country December of last year having moved from the USA. He also bought his dogs with [...]

Glasshouse Mountains

I need to get out more. It’s been a while since I talked about Queensland’s top 150 icons, but the last time I did it was about the top locations. I was surprised to see that I had been to eight out of 15 that made the final list. But now, as we look at [...]