Tag Archives: Surfing

Surfing Kirra Point

There are a number of great surfing spots around the Coolangatta coastline on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. One of these is Kirra Point. Kirra Point was once a much bigger beach, and home to some truly legendary pipelines. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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And then the dog went blind…

I kid you not. There’s a saying here in “straya” when you strike a run of bad luck. Something about killing a Chinaman but apparently it is not politically correct, so I won’t use that phrase. Please note… I love … Continue reading

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Where’s the tourists at?

I remember a time when the Gold Coast was a busy place and it didn’t matter what time of the year you visited, there were plenty of overseas tourists on the streets and beaches.   Visiting the Gold Coast recently, … Continue reading

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Off To The Races?

Yesterday, many Aussies would have downed tools to watch the Melbourne Cup. The Melbourne Cup is Australia’s major thoroughbred horse race. Marketed as “the race that stops a nation”, it is a 3,200 metre race for three-year-olds and over. It is … Continue reading

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