Monthly Archives: July 2009
Went to visit Alice and then took her out for a meal and walk at the Gladstone Botanical Gardens
Long, boring drive from Gold Coast to Calliope. Stopped a few times for food and drinks and loos. Arrived 6:30pm
Another fairly slow day. Walked along The Boardwalk at Labrador to see some pelicans being fed, but the seafood restaurant was not open on Mondays. Paddled a bit in the sea – lovely clear water. Found another place for fish … Continue reading
Flollopping around. Went to Harbour Town shopping centre to buy DS game. Lovely Meat Lovers Pizza from Vinnie’s for supper.
Steve & Annette to Medicare office to register. Ben discharged after lunch. We were supposed to be leaving for Rockhampton today, so change of plans. Arranged to stay at Blue Waters for a few extra days. Ben doing really well.
Ben still not feeling well this morning, not up to White Water World, so off to Doctors. Then sent to A&E dept at Gold Coast Hospital. Lots of waiting around. Did loads of tests and not really sure, but finally … Continue reading
Ben up early playing on DS! They drove to meet us at our apartment then we drove out to David Fleay’s zoo. Stopped at beach on way back for fish and chip lunch and a paddle. Ben complaining of stomach … Continue reading
Two hour drive up to Bribie Island to see Gwen, and then had lunch and mooched about on the Island for a while. Drove back via some of the Northern suburbs that Annette has been looking at as possible home … Continue reading
Checked out of our Brisbane apartment and drove to Gold Coast. Stopped off on way to visit Annette’s cousin, Denise and her daughter Hannah. They took us to Sizzler’s restaurant. Afterwards, we drove to our new apartment – Blue Waters … Continue reading
Walked to Brisbane CBD and went on river boat cruise. Ben swam in City centre lagoon!