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Thanes Creek Trip.


Just back from Thanes Creek, south-west Queensland. Tried prospecting in different locations looking for gold, without any success. Can’t find gold all the time. I did get some good photo’s….. It rained several time over the weekend, but the rain … Continue reading

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Roof Top Tent


It does not get much easier than this…. Just park and set up, ready to go anywhere, anytime. Thanks to Ken and his wife for letting me photograph the vehicle, and showing me the nuggets he’d found. Safe trip back … Continue reading

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Ships Of The Desert In Queensland


On the 2nd of August, early in the morning after sunrise, I passed a group of camels, with boxes and packs. A mature man walking in front, leading three camels, his wife riding the last in line. They were accompanied … Continue reading

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Chinaman Creek Gold Mine.


This weekend saw a group from Queensland prospecting club go to Kenilworth, gold panning. We all met up outside the caravan park at Cambroon.  Chosen because of the ease of access to our destination. A short drive over dirt roads, put … Continue reading

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Variety Club Bash 2012- Breakfast time


Friday morning, 4.30 am.  It is very cold. Bacon and egg rolls, for 400, coming up. In all it took about two hours, and the sun finally came up. With everyone fed who was going to be fed, time to photograph some … Continue reading

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Helping Hand “L” Plates Gold Mining


Hello to all. After my last post, I had a short discussion with someone who had read my blog, and left a comment, ( feedback is always good, at least you know someone was reading your blog, and paying attention … Continue reading

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Morton Bay, smooth as glass.


 Would like to share a couple of photos, of an other wise turbulent bay. On the rare day Morton Bay does put on a fine show. Come and visit.

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