Category Archives: Queensland

What we have seen and done in Queensland

Parrots, parrots and more parrots

We called into Cania Gorge for a few days on our way back south.   It’s a beautiful place to stop for a few days.  You can go fishing on the dam, walk in the bush, play golf or just … Continue reading

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Fishery Falls

Fishery Falls is a tiny stop on the Bruce Hwy about 30km south of Cairns.  There is not much here apart from a few houses and a pub, which is just in front of the Caravan Park.  We chose this … Continue reading

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Wet, Windy and Cold FAR NORTH QLD – Lucinda

Lucinda was a little disappointing this year due to the weather.  We were there for two weeks, the wind blew, it was cold and it rained the entire time.  We didn’t catch any fish, but did however spend some time … Continue reading

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Free camp at Rollingstone

We stopped at the Busy Parker free camp in Rollingstone on our way north.  It is one the better free camps.  There is loads of space and you can stop here for 48 hours.  There is also plenty of drinking water, … Continue reading

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Heading to Far North Queensland – Airlie Beach

We decided to stop at Airlie Beach for a few days, it’s not a bad spot but a little too touristy for our taste.  There are lots of restaurants, clubs and bars and loads of tour operators wanting to take your … Continue reading

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Heading to far north Queensland – Rockhampton to Mackay

After leaving 1770 we started heading north at a quicker pace because we’ve planned a few scuba diving trip out of Cairns in late June and July.  We’re desperate for a dive, our last dive was at Nelson Bay in … Continue reading

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Camping at 1770

We stopped at 1770 for 5 days, it’s a very beautiful spot, we were camped right on the beach and the water was crystal clear while we were there and believe it or not, we actually enjoyed a sunset over the water … Continue reading

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