A good year – 2018 – day 194

Woke to a very cold morning, at 3.30 am. I am so pumped for the first day's walk. Spent time on the laptop checking for last-minute updates before beginning the trek.   Had breakfast and then realised I had forgotten my Lovan medication. Oh well, hope I last the four days. Once showered, dressed and … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 194

A good year – 2018 – day 191

Monday and no work today - actual holiday. Now to set the tasks for the BVRT Trek 4 DQ later this week. I needed to ensure the invoices are paid, the safety tape and star pickets had been purchased, receipts printed and vehicle signage produced. Made an appointment with Andy to sit with him and … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 191

A good year – 2018 – day 189

The first day of holidays! Well it is Saturday! Had a day to contemplate the day as it was too wet to go anywhere and there was a lot to do at home. Once the rain has stopped.  In the meantime it was time to review the registrations for the BVRT Trek 4 DQ as … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 189

A good year – 2018 – day 177

Another work day. Weighed myself and 106.9 kg. Went for a lunchtime walk in the Botanic Gardens and saw a few Stone Curlews. After work, did the following: Processed registrations for BVRT Trek 4 DQ Answered emails in relation to my club, Bushwalking Queensland and Bushwalking Australia Monitored social media for the BVRT Trek 4 … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 177

A good year – 2018 – day 176

Back at work day.  Must weigh myself ... 107.4 kg and recorded for the Diabetic Health Clinic. After work, did the following: Processed registrations for BVRT Trek 4 DQ Answered emails in relation to my club, Bushwalking Queensland and Bushwalking Australia Monitored social media for the BVRT Trek 4 DQ, myself, my club, Bushwalking Queensland and … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 176

A good year – 2018 – day 166

Last work-day of the week.  Usual day, with the lunchtime walk thrown information good measure. Walked about 2 km with two staff from the office. Once home that evening, had a few emails to deal with. This idea is paying off.  Registrations for the BVRT Trek 4 DQ received from those that paid but forgot to … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 166

A good year – 2018 – day 153

After a good night’s sleep got ready for the day by going to Caboolture Seventh Day Adventist Church (aka CABSDA) (www.cabsda.org and cabooltureadventist). Upon arrival, I was greeted by the Greeter and met a few of the people. A Deaconess, Joy, met me and said to sit with her and her husband, Eric, an Elder … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 153

A good year – 2018 – day 152

Slept in slightly, and then got prepared for the drive across to Pine Mountain for the BVRT Trek4DQ. The drive took an extra 20 minutes, being on the back of peak hour, and arrived at The Cricket Pitch, Pine Mountain Road, Pine Mountain, just in time. Met Tanya Smith, President of Friends of Brisbane Valley Rail … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 152

A good year – 2018 – day 151

36 years after joining the Royal Australian Navy, here I am on a normal workday - 8.00am to 4.30pm.  Normal work day for me. Had a major task to work through which took all day but very fruitful outcome building. Went to the Post Office at George Street at lunchtime and walked 2.6 km to … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 151

A good year – 2018 – day 150

Day to work from home. Woke later and was feeling refreshed.  Then had breakfast and started up the work computer and got stuck into the tasks for the day.  These tasks took time and the day sped by. Before I knew it, it was time for lunch. The budgies in our care carried on so … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 150