Monthly Archives: April 2013

Queensland Grog files

Queensland, AU  Greg has a long-standing belief that tropical climates produce some of the best wine.  His logic comes from visiting wineries in Florida. Yes, Florida has wineries.  We’ll get to that later. The short of it is that the … Continue reading

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For the Diggers

Australia   Australian Friend: It’s called “two-up.” US: Ok…so what’s the deal here? Australian Friend: You flip two coins at once and bet on how many will come up heads. ***** Now before you read further you need to understand … Continue reading

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The imperfect mirror

Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia One of the things that we love about Australia is that it is, as Greg describes it, “like looking at a imperfect mirror at ourselves.” Or, yes ok it has been a while since we made … Continue reading

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Thursday…now available in Island format!

Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia After the arduous process of “studying” for our Responsible Service of Alcohol test we passed our course and became certified Australian bartenders! About 48 hours later came our first outback pub job over at Thursday Island, … Continue reading

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