Milk & Beer in Malanda – the Heart of the Atherton Tablelands

After days travelling in Central Australia over miles of red dirt and endless plains… …we turned left at Charters Towers (135 km short of hitting the east coast) in tropical north Queensland and entered the lush green world of the Atherton Tablelands.  What a different landscape! Malanda, our destination, is synonymous with milk and cheese, and […]

Brisbane’s GoMA resurfaces after the flood

I love going to GoMA, Gallery of Modern Art on Southbank There’s always something exciting to be seen that will uplift or renew flagging inspiration. Having been closed for six weeks since the Brisbane floods in January, I made a bee line when it reopened this last weekend! Occupying the whole building, the current exhibition: […]

Beautiful One Day, Sydney the next

I flew down to Sydney for the ITE (Independent Travel Exchange). A gathering of travel people from across the Australian tourism spectrum ~ Ozzie retailers, tour operators, suppliers of tourist accommodation, as well as the education sectors – A gathering of the clans and an opportunity to meet and discuss tourism related issues.   I love travel, and I love […]