Aussie House made of Stubbies

Aussie ABC: Q is for Quirky

Last Updated on May 5, 2021 by Red Nomad OZ The Aussie sense of humour – ie laconic crossed with off-beat crossed with extreme larrikinism – sometimes manifests itself in unusual, weird and downright bizarre ways. And that means ‘Quirky’! But … be warned! There’s a fine line between ‘Kitsch’ and ‘Quirky’ – and an even finer one between ‘Quirky’[…]

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Beauty and the Beasts: Bruny Island Cruises

Last Updated on May 5, 2021 by Red Nomad OZ Bruny Island As far as I could tell, the fashion police hadn’t made it down to Bruny Island’s Adventure Bay. Just as well. If they had, they’d have been handing out infringement notices left, right and centre on board our purpose-built Naiad.   We were donning the Bruny Island Cruises[…]

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Woodenbong Landscape

Why Woodenbong is a TOP Aussie Town!

Last Updated on May 5, 2021 by Red Nomad OZ Even if I’d been to Woodenbong BEFORE I listed the Aussie place names that WON’T keep you guessing, it never would have made the cut. Yes, there really IS a town called Woodenbong. And no, this Northern New South Wales town just south of the Queensland border and ~150 km[…]

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