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"NO MORTGAGE, NO MOWING" - The Grey Nomad Journeys of Keith and Frances Thompson

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Toowoomba Lookouts – Mount Peel

 ' October 26th, 2020 Mount Peel sits at the South Western "corner" of Toowoomba, alongside the beginning of the Gore Highway which leads to Pittsworth and beyond. Lesser known than some of the other high points of the area it commands some great views in almost...

Satellite TV – Part 1 – Do I Need It?

  VAST Satellite TV - Do I need it? Much is said in Social Media about there being no TV service "in the bush". The map here shows all 350+ digital TV transmitter sites in Australia. This map was not created by us but has been made freely available via a Google...

House Sitting 2020 – Greenmount

October 2020 Helping out another member of our Sunland Owners Group we had already arranged this when taking on the previous location at Hampton and moved over here the day the owners left. A small "farmlet" on the side of a hill these first images give an idea of the...

Satellite TV – Part 2 – What Do I Need?

  OK... You've got to here deciding you do want Satellite TV so..Author’s Note: This is a lengthy article as I have found that many published and online “guides” assume a lot of points of knowledge so the intention here is to explain (almost) everything.  This...
Cowra War Cemeteries

Cowra War Cemeteries

  Top: Part of the Japanese War Cemetery July 20, 2020 Following the Cowra breakout the 231 Japanese and 4 Australian...

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Cowra Sculpture Park

Cowra Sculpture Park

  July 20, 2020 Just outside the Japanese Gardens is this interesting area which combines the Cowra Peace Pathway with...

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Cowra POW Camp

Cowra POW Camp

Top: The replica Guard Tower marks the parking area and the start of the walking trail around the site. July 17, 2020...

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Yass and Cowra

Yass and Cowra

Above: Yass RV Stop alongside the Lachlan River July 14-15 2020 Finally we left the coast and for the first time since...

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Lake Conjola

Lake Conjola

  Top: Wallabies grazing around the streets and cottages are a common sight, July 11-14, 2020 We had been invited...

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