Category Archives: Australia

28th January 2017 – Picnic with the Parrots

A week in, and we’ve got our first show and Picnic with the Parrots.  I’ll be helping with the show, since the girl who does the music is very new, and although I’m rusty, I do know what to do, … Continue reading

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21st January 2017 – Farewell

And that’s that.  Farewell New Zealand!  The last few weeks have been pretty good all things considered.  The HR team at Visionstream wanted me back for the last few weeks, so I’m leaving with a bit of cash in my … 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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31st December – New Years Eve

When I was making plans to head North, my original plan was to  work on the Gold Coast.  However, since that didn’t quite plan out, I settled on Caloundra.  There was some talk of guys going up to Mooloolaba since … Continue reading

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