Mount Stanley (Postcard)

If you follow the Brisbane River as far upstream as you can, it eventually splits into two branches. Here’s a postcard from our recent adventure there.

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Coolum Creek (Postcard)

Here’s a quick “postcard” account of our recent kayaking trip up the Maroochy River to Coolum Creek and back.

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Coming Up For Air

Every week since February 2013 I have written a blog post without missing a week. That’s a total of more than 260: one every week, for five years. It’s time for a break.

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Noosa River

“What’s a special place to which I can take overseas visitors for a memorable adventure?”

While I asked myself the question, several locations flashed through my mind. The Noosa River was near the top of the list.

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Northbrook Gorge

My daughter Laura was visiting from overseas, so I wanted to visit a special and memorable place.  Northbrook gorge seemed like the ideal spot.

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Tingalpa Creek

It had been raining for a few days, with more forecast. The tides were high. The decision was easy: we’d leave the bikes at home and paddle up a delightful tidal creek for a few hours instead.

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A Tough Day Out

Today’s adventure challenged our endurance as we followed a large hilly loop through the D’Aguilar Range.

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Russell Island

Surrounded by the sparkling blue water of Southern Moreton Bay, Russell Island is a fascinating place.  We spent the day exploring it.

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