Blogs from Woodgate, Queensland, Australia, Oceania


Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Woodgate August 22nd 2014

We are still in Woodgate, entertaining ourselves as best we can. We had a big day two days ago. We finally got to put the boat in the water at Theodolite Creek to do a spot of fishing (fish feeding). It was the first time we have been able to use the boat since the mishap with the boat-loader at Rainbow Beach. The replacement part was here when we arrived last week, as promised. But the weather wasn't good. Finally we had good weather conditions on Wednesday, so we made ourselves a picnic lunch and set sail on the Das Boot. I even remembered to take along the Bushman's Insect Repellant with sunscreen and was smart enough to put some on after I could feel myself burning. I didn't get too burnt. We had our usual ... read more

Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Woodgate August 19th 2014

I haven't written for a while, usually because I thought there was nothing to write about and I am not sure anybody reads my writings anyway. However, on the off chance that my blog is being read, I thought I should get back to it. We arrived in Woodgate a week ago. Woodgate is a small coastal 'settlement' on the coast north of Rainbow Beach and south of Bundaberg. It has a lovely beach, across the road from the Caravan Park, and kangaroos roaming the streets. There is a small supermarket, hardware shop, pharmacy, hotel, bowls club and general store. At the entrance to the park is Serenity Cafe, where we have our daily cappuccino in the company of blue-faced honey-eaters. At one end of Woodgate is Theodolite Creek and at the other is the Burrum ... read more

Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Woodgate July 20th 2013

Great day cause we could dry out and swim and bike ride and run and hang and do finally all the things we had been hanging out for. The weather has cleared and so has my head . Cramped up in a camper with rain just about every day was a slog in times. However had fun in Gympie riding the old train. Geof loved it we sat with the driver Today we tried out some 4wheel drive sand tracks. I freaked of course All good . will try to attach a hundred photos :) cause they speak more than words Its interesting no matter how far wide or close one travels its only the moment right now which truly counts Happy weekending... read more

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