Archive for May, 2007


I thought we were heading south???

So after our dive we were supposed to have one day at Marty’;s then head South to Townsville. The night before we were leaving, all packed and ready to go the next day, one of Marty’s mates - Adrain showed up. He was going to Brisbane in the morning and staying at Marty’s as it […]


Turtles, Sharks & The Great Barrier Reef

Hello there and greetings from Airlee Beach, Whitsundays.
Before leaving Cairns we decided to go on a dive trip to check out this apparently large reef. Managed to find a pretty cheap deal ($560) for three days and two nights diving (including 11 dives, food and accomodation). So we were rudely awoken on the Friday morning […]


Chez Marty, Palm Cove, Cairns.

Well we arrived in Palm Cove after the humidity and flies of Ayres Rock and really felt like we’d landed on our feet. Since our arrival we have spent best part of 4 weeks here, partly through laziness and partly due to the bank. So the 3 days we were supposed to stay extended a […]


Choice of two, hmmm…

Not too many cars available here in Cairns - in the end we had really only a choice of two from the local auction house:

Audi A3 (96 - 03) - GBP£20,000

Engine done: K&N Induction Kit, Painted Panels, PowerFlow custom exhaust with twin pipe
Engine planned: Engine transplant, Turbo, NOS,
ICE done: Alpine DVP7996R DVD player /alpine PXA […]