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.... ja dies habe ich den letzten Tagen dutzende male geflucht, gefolgt von einer nicht druckreifen Schimpftirade, nachdem ich wieder den Kopf angeschlagen habe irgendwo am Wohnwagen. Nun ja, es ist halt alles ein bisschen enger als zu Hause oder in einem Hotel und vielleicht habe ich auch nicht die richtige grösse dafür, denn auch im …
... for a bit and got some lunch before catching the bus over to Geoffrey Bay. This bay was much smaller and quieter . It was also meant to be good for snorkelling with the wreck of a WW2 aeroplane propeller out 200m from the shore. We started to swim out to it but the water was so shallow and didn't get much deeper. We swam past the 200m and still hadn't seen much apart from a few nice coloured fish and lots of soft coral. We swam about ...
... are lots of kind and helpful people around in Australia.
Back to fishing: our first day’s experience was disappointing but with a true “we won’t give up” attitude we went back to the wharf and persisted for the rest of the week being rewarded with a 70 cm Queenfish (that I hooked and landed), a 60 cm flathead (that Breandan landed), a 95 cm Mackerel (that Damien hooked and landed), a 76 cm Golden Trevally (that I landed) not ...
... moans of pleasure during the eating
process. I also dropped my Mountain bicycle off at “Cycle de vie” to get repaired / serviced after the Hughenden ride. We also called into Paul & Shelly’s business PAL Steel Stud Welding
to have a look at the new million dollar factory, very nice. We had an afternoon catch up and drinks with Melinda & Tom Gibson out at their property at Rupertswood.
After looking through all of the tourist books and speaking
to numerous different people over the last few days we discovered that there
really wasn’t a lot of tourist things available to see or do in Townsville
apart from the Castle Hill lookout, the foreshore and water park, and the V8s.
Lucky for us (as we had booked 2 nights in Townsville) the V8s were on, so off
we headed to the races and to see a different track and catch up with friends
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