Peep’s Story

Yasi took some things from us that we will never have back again.  It took away our beloved Peep. Peep was a mynah bird, considered a pest up here, and as a chick it fell out of a tree.  It should have been erradicated, but ‘we took it out of the gene pool’  and itContinue reading “Peep’s Story”

Red NG club of Cyclone Yasi

Snapped Kauri Pine near Feluga and our old home (c) June Perkins We joined the red ng club.  NG means no go.  Your property is not safe for others to tarp or help remove stuff from.  However, we are getting everything out that we can. The red ng has meant we can’t get any helpContinue reading “Red NG club of Cyclone Yasi”

Cyclone Yasi 1.40 So it Begins…

The rain and wind are picking up. You can hear a slightly increasing wind. It quietens and then gusts again. The guinea pigs are asleep dear ones. Youngest is watching cricket with his Dad as the power is still on. We have listened to Anna Bligh’s speeches and inarticulate teary people at evacuation centres. SitContinue reading “Cyclone Yasi 1.40 So it Begins…”