Tag Archive: Queensland

365 Places: Rainbow Bay

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Day 32: Rainbow Bay, Queensland, Australia Today, we return to my home state of Queensland to talk about a place that has some family history. This story is a about Rainbow Bay and… Continue reading

Redcliffe, Queensland – A Photo Essay

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A stroll along the Redcliffe foreshore in December 2011 revealed some interesting artworks and stormy skies. For further information on Redcliffe see Tracey Benson’s post 365 Places: Redcliffe. Resources: Redcliffe Foreshore Public Art… Continue reading

365 Places: Sandgate

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Day 27: Sandgate, Queensland, Australia If you happened to be standing at Woody Point on the Redcliffe Peninsula and looking back at Brisbane, chances are you would be looking at Sandgate. Sandgate is… Continue reading

365 Places: Souvenirs, Travel and Memory

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Day 26: Nostalgia is another country Today, I had an interesting enquiry via my @bytetime account on Twitter. Someone asked me if they could quote my Masters of Arts (by Research) Thesis –… Continue reading

365 Places: Glasshouse Mountains

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Day 24: Glasshouse mountains, Queensland, Australia When, as children we used to travel to Caloundra for summer holidays, we would bypass the Glasshouse Mountains on the way up the Bruce Highway. In those… Continue reading

Art in Paradise

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Images: Garry Benson Text: Garry Benson Last night I was privileged to attend a Members Only farewell showing of the most magnificent art I have ever seen at the Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery… Continue reading

Australia Zoo

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Text: Garry Benson Images: © Garry Benson 2014 When I was little, for the first seven years of my life I was a skinny, sick little boy suffering from asthma. – At one… Continue reading

365 Places: North Stradbroke Island

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Day 16: North Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia Stradbroke Island is, in short, one of my favourite places in South East Queensland. Affectionately known as Straddie, it has beautiful clean beaches, steeped in amazing Indigenous… Continue reading

365 Places: Aspley

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Day 9: Aspley, Queensland, Australia Today’s post is about a place where I spent some of my formative years, a suburb in Brisbane, Aspley. When I was a child, Aspley was considered the… Continue reading

365 Places: Caloundra

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Day 2: Caloundra, Queensland, Australia My post today is about another place that has special childhood significance for me – Caloundra. Many summer holidays were spent in the Caloundra village of Bulcock Beach… Continue reading