BUSH PILOTS AIRWAYS — AN FNQ AVIATION & TOURISM PIONEER

One of the casualties of the Cairns Airport re-development is the venerable aircraft that stood on a pylon outside the domestic terminal since the 1980s. That plane, a Douglas DC-3, had flown for Qantas in Papua New Guinea, and had carried King George VI around […]

CYCLONE LARRY SIX YEARS ON – IT STILL SEEMS LIKE YESTERDAY

The wet season weather has had us on our toes the past few days, with the monsoon dumping huge amounts of rain, while a tropical low in the Gulf of Carpentaria may generate some testing conditions. That would keep you busy, and may explain you […]