Tag Archives: Woody Point

Brahminy Kite

The Brahminy Kite is a coastal bird, particularly around mangrove swamps and estuaries but can sometimes be seen over forests and along rivers. It feeds on carrion, insects and fish swooping low over water, ground or tree tops and snatching … Continue reading

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Working Day and Night

Progression is s- l- o- w  on the house renovations.  Chipping away little by little with a small pile of rubble to show for our hard work. The shower screen, hand basin and vanity have been removed from the main … Continue reading

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A Shitty Day

The Redcliffe area’s sewage system could not cope with the influx of storm water and backed-up yesterday during the bad weather. Man hole covers in the streets have been raised by the back-flow and sewage is bubbling out into the … Continue reading

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Cyclone Marcia

Cyclone Marcia made landfall as a category 5 cyclone and left a trail of destruction over Yeppoon and Rockhampton in Queensland, Australia. The cyclone was at category 5 when it grazed Yeppoon battering the coastal town with 285km/h winds. It … Continue reading

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Illusion

OMG it’s Friday! I’ve read it before and I’ve heard people talk about it. The sensation of time speeding up. I feel like Day and Night are coming around mighty quickly these days. The earth’s spinning so fast I’m going … Continue reading

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Easy Rider

Riding down the free-way on your motorbike in boots, jeans and T. Nothing else but a smile on your face and wind in your hair. Sounds good? The thing is, which would you rather be wearing when you’re sliding along … Continue reading

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Gone, Gone, Gone

I knew it was coming but it was still quite a shock when I turned the corner. The Palace Hotel before- The Palace Hotel after- The last man standing amongst the pile of rubble is a Fourex Sign. Confused homeless pigeons … Continue reading

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The Palace Hotel

There has been a hotel on the site of the present day Filmers Hotel since 1883 when “The Great Western” was opened on May 24 1883. Filmer’s Palace Hotel is often referred to as the hotel where the Bee Gees … Continue reading

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Sunsetting

Every night The horizon lights up Swirls of pink and orange Fading to blue and purple Few bother to look anymore At a blessing That only comes once a day                     … Continue reading

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Keep Talking

For millions of years mankind lived just like the animals Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imagination We learned to talk              (Ref – Pink Floyd – Keep Talking)   The above … Continue reading

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