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Walking home after a night of drinking beer and watching football, Joe stumbles across his sexy neighbour trying to fix her generator. Drunk or not, he’s particularly partial to the damsel in distress: “Can I help?” I offered. Vanessa crouched …

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In each hand, she held a fish by the gills. One was a small shark, the other some sort of fish with a white chin and fangs. I swallowed a couple of times before I could speak. “Been fishing?” “My …

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Which do YOU think is more dangerous – a siren or a shark? Most people would probably say sharks. I mean, there’s the teeth, the sheer size of a shark…as well as the uncertainty as to whether sirens or mermaids …

Sirens Versus Sharks – Who’s More Dangerous? Read More »

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“The Abrolhos is cursed, with murder, mutiny and lust. On a stormy night almost 400 years ago, the Dutch ship Batavia was sailing from the Cape of Good Hope to Batavia in Indonesia. The lookout saw what he thought was …

Cursed with Murder, Mutiny and Lust – Batavia Shipwreck Read More »

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“Welcome to the Houtman Abrolhos Islands, girls. They may be cursed, but for a time they will also be home.” – Sirena, Ocean’s Gift Fractured moonlight on the water was the only sign of the reefs on the surface, part …

Our Cursed Island Home – the Houtman Abrolhos Islands Read More »

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Eight Wattpad authors have combined forces to offer eight ebooks FOR FREE this weekend until the 20th May 2013. As I’m one of them, I thought you’d like to know the details. I’m offering free copies of Ocean’s Gift. Ocean’s …

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“I got a cousin who does some charter fishing out at the Abrolhos. Best fishing of your life, mate. I’ll give him a call, see if I can set you up.” – Dean, Ocean’s Gift Charter fishing is when you …

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Some of the land wildlife that feature in Water and Fire deserve a feature, too. From the shag on a rock in the right position (on my lunch break, a short walk from my office, too!) to the presumed extinct …

Water and Fire Wildlife – Wombats to Shags Read More »

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“You must leave soon, for time is of the essence. I fear great changes are happening in our ocean and the ocean’s gift alone may not ensure our survival. We need greater knowledge than we yet have. Without this knowledge, …

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The first utes – okay, Ford Coupe utilities – were manufactured in Australia in the 1930s, to be passenger cars and farm vehicles. Yep, to carry people and pigs. A versatile vehicle in the past, the ute has become one …

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