From the category archives:


White Walkers

May 31, 2013

We decided to get out of the home office yesterday for a break and took our lunch to the lookout at Shute Harbour. It wasn’t a particularly good day, a little overcast and quite windy, yet it’s very hard not to get a nice view overlooking the Shute Harbour jetty and the Whitsunday islands. No [...]

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Whitsundays Open for Business

January 9, 2011

While a large part of Queensland is in flood, there is no problems north of Rockhampton and in particular, the Whitsundays is open for business and looking great. If you are travelling south from North Queensland, it would be very wise to stop in the Whitsundays at the moment, as roads south of Mackay are [...]

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What’s On In Whitsundays

October 3, 2010

It’s just a couple of weeks before the Whitsunday Reef Festival begins at Airlie Beach. the Festival runs from October 21 through to October 24 with street parades, fashion shows, free outdoor movies and a Gala Fireworks display, sponsored by Porters Whitsunday. This years theme for the Reef Festival is “Party Time” so come along [...]

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Moving to Whitsundays

August 25, 2010

This time next week the removalists will be here to take our household goods and furniture to our new house in Airlie Beach. We are excited to say the least. Our plans are to begin a series of daily photographs of the Airlie Beach, Cannonvale, Shute Harbour areas, plus the Whitsundays Islands, with the aim [...]

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Underwater Shark IPad Wallpaper

June 8, 2010

Changing wallpaper on your IPad allows you to view different themes, it’s kinda like having 100′s of fashion accessories in your wardrobe, every time you go out you wear something different. Well why should you get bored looking at the same old wallpaper when you can have photographs of some fabulous places to choose from. [...]

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How to add IPad wallpaper to your Ipad

June 6, 2010

We have been giving blog readers some IPad wallpaper photos to download, but if your new to Apple stuff and not that savvy, adding wallpaper to your IPad could be a tad confusing at first. SLR Photography Guide has a quick tutorial with visual screen shots that will show you exactly how to add wallpaper [...]

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Whales Southern Migration

August 31, 2009

We mentioned about the whales heading south from the Whitsundays in the last blog post and can confirm that whales are still being sighted off the coast from Mackay. We also mentioned that we would try to follow this up with a photo or two and just this evening were lucky enough to get a [...]

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Whale Sightings Slade Point

August 25, 2009

Yesterday I blogged about seeing whales heading north from the Mackay Marina, Queensland. Today at the same point, we spotted several pods of whales heading south. Anyone on the Slade Point Lookout, or walking along Lamberts Beach, would have had a front row seat to an amazing show. A pod of about 6 whales, with young [...]

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