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Brisbane Mountains

Road, Road Closed, Trees, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

After a few dodgy diversions and a missed turn that resulted in the road being flooded by the time the mistake was realised only 15 minutes later, making the way back impassable, eventually made it back to Brisbane and into the foothills. Later on, decided to see how the high ground had been hit by […]

Head for the Hills

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It seems things are getting a bit sketchy in terms of heading out on the water as the water is actually heading inland to greet us all instead! Decision made, Mooloolaba is to be left behind in favour of the foothills of

Golden Beach

Water, Wind, Golden Beach, Australia

Found somewhere safe from the floods to hit the water for an afternoon slalom session at Golden Beach. Not many folks around, all looking a bit grey although great to be out on the water.

Mooloolaba

Beach, Waves, Sea, Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia

Before venturing south, I had discussed some great plans of windsurfing the nearby beaches around Brisbane with Sean O’Brien, before then heading up to Mooloolaba to be right on the beaches and ready for when the conditions started to fire. However, it seemed that the Australian weather didn’t want to play ball with Queensland as […]

Safe Arrival

James Briggs, jamesbriggs.me, Chicken Strap, Formula, Starboard, HWR, Starboard HW

After a few fun and games with excess baggage and debates whether I would actually get on the Quantas flight or not whilst messages were being relayed about the allowances I had been granted prior to my arrival at the airport, successfully touched down in Brisbane and it looks like all my kit has arrived […]

Heading South

Airport, Formula, Windsurfing, Formula Windsurfing, Equipment

It was quite a mission to get to Heathrow with Formula Windsurfing equipment from Guernsey. Best approach seemed to be taking the ferry to Jersey, then onwards to Portsmouth before driving to the airport. Now the travel really begins as I head south…