Magpie Cycle

 

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What I would see if I was facing backwards, and didn’t have my eyes closed… or crying.

Ah, Spring! When a young mans’ thoughts turn to love and, for some reason, old blokes like me dust off our pushbikes; smack bang in the middle of magpie nesting season. Continue reading

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The Gladstone Industrial Car

 

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Certain to appeal to Gladstone’s motorists

Folks, power prices are racing up faster than a tailgating logging truck trying to beat a red light on Glenlyon Road. Continue reading

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Bathurst 1000 Electric!

Electric Car Racing

Dunno what the fuss is about, we’ve been racing electric touring cars for years.

Folks, this weekend, as an old revhead, I’ll check out the Bathurst 1000, and do what I’ve done every year for the past two decades, try to work out which cars are Fords, or Holdens. Continue reading

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LARC-ing About 1770

LarcFolks, what’s over fifty years old, fairly bulky, bright pink and wallows on the beach at 1770? Hint: it’s not me… I’m more of a bright red colour. Continue reading

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Plane Flu

planegermsFolks, Australia is currently in the grip of a highly contagious flu epidemic which, apparently, is even deadlier than the much-dreaded Man Flu!

Seriously, if you haven’t had it, or got it, then you really don’t want it. Continue reading

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What a Croc!

Rocky Croc

Folks, basically, I’m a live and let live sort of bloke; except for crocodiles. In their case, I’d quite happily shoot the lot and let God try living with them.

Apparently, this viewpoint is not very politically correct nowadays. Continue reading

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Working On Like Donkey Kong

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Just another day at the office…

Folks, in my neck of the woods some go-getter is setting up a computer museum; surely these days, any hardware, or software, more than six months old must qualify as an antique? Continue reading

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