THE RUSTY REES STORY IN BOOK FORM

WHO IS RUSTY? THE MAN THE CAIRNS MARKET IS NAMED AFTER

It’s been  a Cairns landmark since the early 1970s.  Rusty’s Market is one of the best reasons to head into the CBD. Fresh fruit and vegies, and much more, is on offer every Friday, Saturday & Sunday. I’ve lived in far north Queensland for 13 […]

SPOTLIGHT ON CAIRNS FESTIVAL – TONY HILLIER’S WORLD OF MUSIC

Tony Hillier is one of Australia’s leading music journalists and a musician of long standing here in far north Queensland. His informed and insightful coverage of music features in The Weekend Australian and Rhythms magazine http://rhythms.com.au/ Tony Hillier’s World of Music is also available as […]

MY ISLAND HOMICIDE – MURDER MYSTERY AND ROMANCE IN THE TORRES STRAIT

I’ve just finished reading a really enjoyable novel by Thursday Island author Catherine Titasey. Even before it was published, it won a Queensland Literary Award for Catherine – as best emerging author 2012. It’s called My Island Homicide – billed as “crime and court room […]