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Just add water…

Add Water… We’ve been away from Disney cattle station and the Gore earthmovers for the last 6 weeks. It was dinner dates, coffee breaks and the usual stuff over 50’s need to do such as new glasses, physio, doctors and skin cancer removal. Visiting new restaurants and enjoying walks along the water all made this […]

Showing Chris Cairns

Changing Chris’s mind I love Cairns, always have. Chris hated it. He went there once on business in the 1980s, in the middle of summer, with no air-conditioning and didn’t see anything other than the city.

Twin Hills Races were a blast…

A proud heritage still going. Twin Hills is the property next door. They have a proud heritage going back to 1925 when they held dances and other events on the property. One of the events is the yearly country races, rodeo, camp draft, and gymkhana set over four days.

A trip to Brisbane

We got our caravan back…yah! If you weren’t aware, we had some issues with our beloved Aussie Wide Caravan. A storm had caused water damage to the front and side panel of the van and needed to be replaced.

A Visit to Sugar Country

Heading off on an adventure Wednesday was the end of the three-week shift at Disney cattle station. The Gore Earthmoving workers worked until 10 am after which they come back to camp, showered, packed and headed off to Clermont for a “shift wrap up” counter meal at one of the pubs. A colleague of Mick […]

Meet our newest Grandson:

Luke David Freudenberg was born at 1.31am on the 1st November. Weighing in at 7lb. Both Luke and Lacey are happy and healthy. Lacey had been getting Braxton Hicks contractions for the last month but when Luke finally decided to come he wasn’t mucking around. David, who had been waiting patiently for his birth and […]