Flood prone, storm tide and drainage constrained land mapping has identified the potential for storm tide inundation to have significant inland penetration during a severe storm event which has the potential to isolate communities on Russell Island. Communities located at the southern end of Russell Island such as those at Sandy Beach and Rocky Point are particularly vulnerable. For the Sandy Beach area on the south eastern tip of Russell Island, indications are that the primary access road – Glendale Road, could experience flooding to the west of Jingella Avenue effectively isolating the entire area Continue reading Sandy Beach Russell Island
The RSL Presidents Dinner at Russell Island was held on the 26th October at Russell Island and attended by Members wearing their medals. Continue reading RSL Presidents Dinner Russell Island
Deep in the forest where the river flows. women would have walked the river bed until they reached the birthing pool where they would have participated in ritual ceremonies with an elder presiding. The natural fresh flowing spring water provided healing and soothing with energy from the surrounding rocks and the overhanging trees and shrubs. Continue reading Birthing Pool at Gympie Queensland
I was told there that Mt Bauple died a few years ago after a lady complained about a camper, and she caused enough trouble for everything in the town to close. Today there is so shop, no tea room, no business of any kind…just a Museum.
The town is trying to rejuvenate their tourist trade but with nothing to see, do or attend, no shops, no petrol, no services, it will stay dead until something happens to start up again. You cannot even get to the mountain..the Museum man said it was closed to the public. Continue reading Mt Bauple Queensland
Maleny is a small, scenic town 90 kilometres (56 mi) north of Brisbane on the Blackall Range overlooking the Sunshine Coast … Continue reading Maleny Queensland
Drove down to Sandy Beach again to find the lowest tide. We were able to walk almost half way down … Continue reading Low Tide Sandy Beach Russell Island