Tag Archives: Brisbane

28th August – Dreamworld

Last year, I heard about a rather awesome activity that I dearly wanted to try.  In Mooloolaba, Sunreef Diving were offering the chance to swim with the Humpback Whales that frequented the ocean by the coast.  This sounded unbelievably awesome … Continue reading

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27th April – Brisbane School of Hairdressing

Before I head out for my new job tomorrow, there’s something I needed to do in town.  Namely, sort out my hair. Admittedly, I’ve only had my dreadlocks for 4 months now, but the bloom is most decidedly off the … Continue reading

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26th April – Job Success

FINALLY. It’s been a rough week, but I can sigh in relief as my job hunt comes to an end.  Not through the agencies or websites, but through my ad on Gumtree.  Got an email from a women looking for … Continue reading

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23rd April – Another Frustrating Job Hunt

You know, the Internet can be a big bad liar sometimes. Everyone claims its easy to find pub/roadhouse work in Oz, and that it pays really well for saving money.  However, after spending nearly 4 days trying to find work, … Continue reading

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19th April – And Back to Brisbane

Well, that’s that. Yesterday Rod sat me down and admitted something I’ve been suspecting for a while.  He can no longer afford to keep me on. Normally, this is one of the busiest times of the year for him.  Booked … Continue reading

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8th December – Brisbane

Not long after I first arrived at parrots, I met a local volunteer by the name of David.  He adored Barbara even more than I did, and had a passion for travel.  While working together he mentioned enjoying Korean BBQ, … Continue reading

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28th November – An Expensive Day for a Homesick Girl

Also known as the day I got a bad shock and a good shock. There were huge storms throughout Brisbane and the surrounding area the night before, and the Glasshouse Mountains got the back end of it. Thankfully, in a … Continue reading

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