July had some amazing sunsets on Russell Island
The Quandamooka Aboriginal people have an ongoing connection to North Stradbroke Island going back more than 20,000 years
Originally subdivided in the early 1970s, a bridge was promised by the then government. This never eventuated and residents are now feeling the pressure of transport to the mainland for some shopping trips, as mainland parking has become very scarce.
The Bay Islands enjoy a quiet, relaxed lifestyle with many retirees, pensioners and more recently, an influx of younger families looking for some safety and security, away from the hustle and bustle of the mainland.
November Sunsets have been bold and dramatic on Russell island
Willis Island is the only permanently inhabited island in the Coral Sea Islands Territory, an external territory of Australia, located beyond the Great Barrier Reef in the Coral Sea. The island is located some 450 kilometres (280 mi) east of Cairns, Queensland. It is the southernmost of the Willis Islets… The Australian Bureau of Meteorology has a weather monitoring station on the island. There are usually four weatherContinue reading “Willis Island Queensland”
Cruising on the Pacific Aria from Brisbane to Cairns and Back
Amazing sunrise with storm clouds and finall a rainbow over the sea..
Ooncooncoo Bay is the front bay of Russell Island between Lamb Island and Russell Island. Bay road homes look onto Ooncooncoo Bay, which means Bay of Swans. The ferry travels from Russell island Jetty to lamb Island going over Ooncooncoo Bay. I have tried to find out about the name, but maybe there were swansContinue reading “Ooncooncoo Bay Russell Island”