I drove through Maryborough, over the bridge and on towards Childers when I saw the Sign saying Maryborough Showgrounds. I turned in there and drove to the end parking area where the Swap Meet was being held. It was just red dirt track and a few vehicles were there setting up their stalls for theContinue reading “Maryborough West Showgrounds”
The community proposed the design of the Dhobi Khana that now stands over three acres on one side of the ground. Inside the walled premises are barrack like rooms to store the laundry, a long, common shed for ironing and drying during the rainy season, two large wells, washing cubicles and sun-filled courtyards with symmetrical clotheslines.
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Now I am again a recluse hiding in the sanctity of my unit, the curtains drawn against the peepers, the smokers who like to peer while they smoke, and my life is the keyboard and the computer. When it is dark, I pack up the lighted areas, and retire to the bedroom to read. All my belongings are in storage, except for my beloved washing machine, which I got right out, the computer and the guitar
The beautiful seaside village of Scarborough is a vibrant, lively precinct where something is always happening. At the northern end of the Redcliffe Peninsula, the Scarborough Boat Harbour is always a hive of activity. Many tour operators launch from here, as well as the vehicular ferries that service Moreton Island. Nearby Newport Marina is alsoContinue reading “Scarborough…Driving along coastal Road to Brisbane”
Bloomers meets at the Community Hall at Macleay Island. It was a beautiful day to travel inter-island on the free ferry from Russell island to Macleay island. Inter Island Travel is now free with Translink. When we arrived at Macleay island, The Bowls Club Courtesy Bus was waiting and took us to the Community Centre.Continue reading “Bloomers at Macleay Island entertained by Line Dancing”
I have been intrigued by the small heritage Church just up from the Ferry at Russell Island. Services are held first and third Sunday at 10.15am. Again I went today to the Church service today… St Peters Anglican Church Russell Island – 25-27 High Street 07 3409 1157 http://anglicancleveland.org.au/#/home/worship-centres St Peter’s Parish Hall HighContinue reading “St Peters Church of England on Russell Island…”
Light walking trails: Lamington National Park | Split into two sections, Greens Mountains and Binna Burra. Lamington is a national park in Queensland, Australia, lying on the Lamington Plateau of the McPherson Range on the Queensland/New South Wales border. Wikipedia Address: Binna Burra QLD 4211 Area: 206 km² Phone: 13 74 68 Sandy CreekContinue reading “Hiking National Parks around Brisbane…”
Victoria Point A small shopping complex with a great range of shops and services. Victoria Point is a pleasant drive, or simply take the train to Cleveland Station, and hop on Bus 250 to Victoria Point. Have a look at the Marina next to the Cleveland Railway Station…Its a pretty walk along the Marina lookingContinue reading “Victoria Point Fish and Chips”