Darwin Harbour Cruise

News Values

Although the big news of the day was the Victorian election, the headline which caught my attention today was the … More

Darwin Sunset

Another Sunset

Yes, I know what you’re thinking. “It’s another bloody photograph of a sunset. First it was Cairns and now it’s … More

Lazy Saturday

“Do I put some underwear on under my trackpants?” I wondered to myself as I left the house tonight to … More

Balibo Movie

I went to a sneak preview today of the new movie, Balibo. Although much of the film’s narrative focuses on … More

Back Home

It’s Tuesday night and I have been back in Sydney for over two weeks. Darwin seems like a million years … More

Bocce in Kakadu

It’s Tuesday night and “summer” has returned to Darwin. After last week’s “cooler” weather, the warmer temperatures are back with … More

Dagwood Dogs

It’s Sunday afternoon and I’m back in Sydney, albeit briefly. I had to come to Sydney for a workshop on … More

Dutch Backpacker

It’s Saturday morning and I’ve come to work to update the diary. The last few days have been pretty full … More

It’s Mariel

It’s Wednesday night and I’ve just had McDonalds for dinner. A bit sad? Maybe, but quite enjoyable. I spent a … More

Darwin Tourist

It’s Monday night. I’m at work updating this Online Diary. And I’m having a few beers… so if there are … More

Knock Shop

It’s Thursday night and I’m convinced the building in which I’m staying contains a knock-shop. More on that shortly! The … More


It’s Sunday night and, having just had a couple of hours asleep, I feel a little bit “wired”. I needed … More

Darwin’s Gay Bar

After work last night I wandered home and watched television for a while. After having dinner at the “Happy Garden” … More

Gotta Work

It’s almost lunchtime Friday. After my first day at work, I paid a visit to Woolies to buy an alarm … More


I arrived in Darwin late last night. The four-hour flight was surpisingly empty and I had a doubleseat to myself, … More

Leaving Soon

It’s Monday night. I still haven’t packed, I still haven’t organised the house, but I’m getting there. working slowly doing … More