PROFILE: Lake-change floats a new life as family finds its oasis

Nudge Trezise hoped to leave the FIFO life behind when he moved his family across three states, from Geelong to Gladstone. What the boilermaker of 20 years didn’t expect was a complete career change. But with one of Queensland’s biggest lakes on his doorstep, and alongside partner Roxy Hourigan, Nudge now earns a crust as on a float-in, float-out basis. In a region where the … Continue reading PROFILE: Lake-change floats a new life as family finds its oasis

The write way to travel

Even before I started travel writing, I couldn’t travel without it. Not actually putting pen to paper myself, that is – I had plenty of others who’d done it for me.

I got carsick if I read in the car, but right up until Dad shifted into first gear, I’d be head buried, hard up against the station-wagon backseat door.
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