Tuesday, July 26, 2011

The Ship Song Project

The Ship Song Project - Sydney Opera House reinterprets Nick Cave's iconic song. Performed by Neil Finn, Kev Carmody and The Australian Ballet, Sarah Blasko, John Bell, Angus and Julia Stone, Paul Kelly and Bangarra Dance Theatre, Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Opera Australia, Martha Wainwright, Katie Noonan and The Sydney Symphony, The Temper Trap, Daniel Johns and the Australian Chamber Orchestra.

For comparison, here's the real deal:

Russell Brand Tribute to Amy Winehouse


Thursday, July 21, 2011

Denis in Africa: Milk, manure and manners

Another post from Denis in Africa: Milk, manure and manners:

Did you know that an East African Ankole long-horned cow produces five litres of milk a day whereas a Friesian produces 25? So, think about that next time you're adding it to your moo-sli......READ MORE

Monday, July 18, 2011

Amazing footage of taipan mating dance

This incredible footage of the mating ritual of two taipans, one of the world's most deadliest venomous snakes is featured in Willie Gordon's Gurrbi Tours Blog

Thursday, July 14, 2011


Found this great little video from Zoexena featuring some of the amazing sights of Cooktown.

This year's Cooktown Discovery Weekend was also featured on Channel Seven's Queensland Weekender

Saturday, July 9, 2011

What Kind Of World Do You Want - NASA Video

What would the world be like without Rupert?

From the current dirty Scandals of News of the World in the UK to the slow dismantling and destruction of our own historic Cairns Post Newspaper in Far North Queensland, what would the world have been like without the Murdoch Deathstar?

Tuesday, July 5, 2011


From the Top Comments on You Tube: "Speaks like a chav, sings like an angel. Diamond in the hood."