Spring Marathon Stroll
This September I’ll be celebrating my 53rd birthday in a special way; by walking 42 kilometres. That’s right, on September 28 I’ll be walking a marathon, not running it. Hey, I’ll be turning 53, and I got this far without […]
One month ago the ‘Go Live’ button was pressed on this website, and to all of you who have stopped by and checked out FreelanceLife: Thank You! I’ve had a ball interviewing people, visiting some old places with fresh eyes, […]
A wander up Mount Biondello
It’s not exactly the Matterhorn, but a stroll up Gladstone’s Mount Biondello is worth doing.
How to break into the Australian Country Music Scene
Singer songwriter Buddy Weston has been in the music game for nearly 60 years
On the Gladstone Gold Trail – Part 4
I could think of much worse ways of spending an afternoon in the bush than panning for gold…
On the Gladstone Gold Trail – Part 3
Calliope was the first place to officially record a gold find in Queensland.
Day trip to Kroombit Tops and ‘Beautiful Betsy’
It took nearly eight and a half hours to complete the 190klms circuit to see Betsy.
How to get to Kroombit Tops and Beautiful Betsy
The following includes the distances and times it took to make the round trip from Calliope to Kroombit Tops and the Beautiful Betsy crash site. (Note: we did make a quick 10 km detour to see Fairy Springs) Starting and […]