Birdsville, QLD

Birdsville, QLD

642 days and about 30,000KM since commencing my ‘I’ve been everywhere’ odyssey  I have finally visited the 94th location – Birdsville. Birdsville is located at the border of South Australia and Queensland some 1,590 kilometres west of the state...
Off to Birdsville

Off to Birdsville

On 1 September 2011 I’ll be heading off to my 94th and final “I’ve been everywhere” destination – Birdsville in the Queensland outback. The 2,000 KM trip there will take about 3 days staying in hotels, motels and a tent. This will then be...

Coolangatta, QLD

As I drove into Coolangatta I started to get a sense of Deja Vu. Long stretches of golden sand and sea, towering apartment blocks, boutique shops and surf shops were all in attendance creating similarities with other larger surf orientated resorts. Not unlike...

Tamborine, QLD

There are several Queensland towns with Tamborine in their name. Mout Tamborine, North Tamborine and my destination, plain and simple, Tamborine. The photo above is one of the main junctions into the township with the stores. The rest of the village consists of a...

Yeerongpilly, QLD

Yeerongpilly is a quaint Brisbane suburb. Centred on a one-way system and a strange roundabout system it immediately comes across as quite industrial with car repair shops and the like present and apparently has a large Asian and growing Sub-Saharan African...

Indooroopilly, QLD

Like Strathpine before it, Indooroopilly is another Brisbane suburb which consists of residential property and a large shopping centre (this time the largest in Brisbane’s western suburbs) and a lot of traffic. I popped into the shopping centre but having forgot...