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PressNorth Printmakers Residency

Wonderful news. I’ve just been selected to do the PressNorth Printmakers 3 month funded residency for 2015/16 at Umbrella Studios. Both are great Townsville art groups to join, if you are not already a member. 14 more words

Townsville Writers' Festival

Oh hush! I’m not even going to bother to apologise for not writing in this blog for so long. I have no real excuse, or rather lots of excuses and no real reason. 385 more words


Postcards from Hamilton Island

During our week travelling through Tropical North Queensland and the Whitsundays, we spent a few days in Airlie Beach so that we could visit some of the Whitsundays islands. 244 more words


Big Crystal Creek & Horseshoe Bay

We had two days to get South in time for our tour of the Whitsundays and most of the time we’d be driving. However, unlike the outback, we actually had a couple of hours to spare and decided to find a couple of spots sourced from our new best friend: WikiCamps. 313 more words


Paluma Range and Crystal Creek

Located just one hour north of Townsville, Paluma is a rainforest sanctuary where locals and visitors alike can relax. There are lookouts and walking pathways at Paluma. 57 more words

Queens Gardens

The Botanical Queens Gardens has been iconic to Townsville since 1870. With its own collections of tropical trees, succulents and roses, it’s a delightful place for a picnic. 40 more words