Category : Family

hearts of australia Ellen Dyer

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hearts of australia Ellen Dyer Ellen Dyer was a Londoner who had a six-week stint at the local hospital, where she met local cowboy Andrew in Alpha, Queensland. At first … Read More >>

The McGlinchey family talks about their Christmas traditions at Badalia Station

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The whole McGlinchey family have travelled back to the family farm to spend Christmas. Badalia Station, west of Boulia, is hot and dry on Christmas day, but the family is determined not to let the drought get in the way of a day of festivities.

Brook and Sarah McGlinchey prepare for a family Christmas on the farm

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Brook and Sarah McGlinchey prepare for a family Christmas on the farm Sarah and Brook McGlinchey are getting ready to spend Christmas doting on their three young children, Hayley, Sam … Read More >>

The McGlinchey family at Badalia Station

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The McGlinchey family at Badalia Station Brook, Nina, Alanna and Shaun McGlinchey say they won’t let the drought dampen this year’s Christmas celebrations at Badalia. Hailey Renault Topics:drought, christmas, rural, … Read More >>

Dry Christmas will not dampen family’s festive cheer

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A drought-affected family in north-west Queensland will not let drought dampen the Christmas spirit.

Sleighing them in outback Queensland

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A six-metre trailer decked out with metal reindeer, a truck seat for Santa and twinkly lights brings Christmas cheer to residents of the north-west Queensland town of Hughenden.

Santa sleigh dark

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Santa sleigh dark The sleigh travels around town at about 5km per hour. Local identity Paulie McIntosh has taken over the role of Santa and gets along well with the … Read More >>

Les Carter and the Santa Sleigh

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Les Carter and the Santa Sleigh Les Carter and the Santa sleigh ready to roll. Les and his wife Kelly took over operation of the sleigh 20 years ago. Supplied: … Read More >>

One phone call changes life for Afghani refugee

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One phone call can sometimes change your life, as an Afghani refugee finds out.

Christmas surf life saving a family affair

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For the past few years, one Queensland family has given their Christmas day to help save lives on the busy beaches of the Gold Coast.