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Two Big Ships in One Day. The Queen Mary II Liner and the Sun Princess on the Brisbane River; Thursday 16 February 2012. Photos by Des Thureson.

The Queen Mary II Liner, as seen from the riverside end of Piped Road, Myrtletown (adjacent to Luggage Point). – {The “Queen Mary II” and “Sun Princess” Ships visit Brisbane on the same day; Luggage Point & Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland, … Continue reading

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Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane Fun Run Photo Blog, Sunday 11 September 2011

Hi all Last weekend I took some pics at the Sunday Mail Suncorp Bridge to Brisbane Fun Run. The course goes from the Sir Leo Hielscher Bridge (Gateway Bridge) to the RNA Showgrounds. A great positive, happy spirit was shown … Continue reading

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Gold Coast Rollers v Brisbane Capitals QBL Basketball Quarter Final, Carrara, Queensland, Australia

Hi all Last weekend I saw a great QBL basketball game between the Gold Coast Rollers and the Brisbane Capitals. The Capitals ended up being one point winners in a nice contest. Here are some pics: Tom Garlepp, Dave Gurney … Continue reading

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Gold Coast Blaze v UTSA Roadrunners (University of Texas San Antonio) Basketball NBL Pre-season Game, Carrara, Qld., Australia

Hi all I recently enjoyed a very interesting game of basketball between the Gold Coast Blaze and the visiting University of Texas San Antonio Roadrunners (UTSA). It was played as an NBL pre-season game for the Blaze, and a part … Continue reading

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Basketball: Australian Boomers Open Training Session, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Last week I attended an open training session for the Australian Men’s Basketball Team , “The Boomers”. Their immediate goal was to prepare for the Borislav Stankovic Cup, in Haining & Guanghou, China, the following week. (The Boomers went on … Continue reading

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Opals Basketball v Chinese Women’s National Team – International Basketball, Logan City, Queensland, Australia; 24 July 2011

Hi all Last weekend I was fortunate enough to be able to see the Australian Women’s Basketball Team, “The Opals” play against the Chinese Women’s National Team at the Logan Metro Indoor Sports Centre, Queensland, Australia. The national team has … Continue reading

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Winter Beauty: Hervey Bay and Pialba Beach, Queensland, Australia; June 2010

Hi all Last Winter I was lucky enough to spend two nice days at Hervey Bay, north east of Maryborough, about 3 hours’ drive north of Brisbane. I recently updated my photo gallery of the trip, so here are some … Continue reading

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