Monthly Archives: January 2016

26th January – Barista Cats

I’ve spent the last day or so shooting my CV to various recruitment agencies and job vacancies in the hopes of getting a hit. I don’t really want to spend money, but I also don’t want to spend a week … Continue reading

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24th January – Hobbiton

Since trying to organise tax numbers and jobs is near impossible on a Sunday, I decided to play tourist on my second day, going off to see one of New Zealand’s most iconic spots – the movie set of Hobbiton. … Continue reading

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23rd January – Auckland

How I can have jetlag when I only moved forward 3 hours AND went to bed soon as I could is beyond me, but jetlag I have. It takes a herculean effort on my part to get out of bed, … Continue reading

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22nd January – Goodbye Australia

Well, it’s been a crazy 2 years. I’ve seen 2 Australia Days, set foot in all 5 states, working in everything from an office to a roadhouse to an animal shelter, been financially wrecked and visually blown away. I’ve seen … Continue reading

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21st January – Gold Coast

I can scarcely believe it, but it’s my last full day in Australia. After spending a week at Parrots in Paradise – which was as awesome as I remember even with all the new faces – I have to say … Continue reading

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13th January – Parrots in Paradise

Well, after a month in Caloundra, I’m packing up and heading South to my old haunt in the Glass House Mountains.  Before I leave Australia, I really want to go back to Parrots in Paradise.  However, that had been a … Continue reading

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1st January – New Years Day

I was right, getting to bed early was a good idea, cause come 9am I am still in NO SHAPE to be getting up.  Although I’m doing a fair bit better than my roommates, all of whom were at the … Continue reading

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