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Socially distant musings

So we're all hunkering down in our corona cocoons until the monster moves on. Life is changing by the minute ... It's actually starting to look like not very much fun ... Ummm ... bit dramatic, but hey, that's the back Sports page. How about - "What if my grandma dies?" So, as we navigate…
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Islands & wineries

Following the vines ... WardAir ten-day Autumn Air Adventure Autumn flying in Australia - you've gotta love it! We're just back from our latest ten-day flying adventure through southern Oz, a route that covered mountains, beaches, over-water stints, vineyards and islands. Catherine and I had 17 souls to herd on this one, scattered throughout seven…
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BYO Flying School

I figured ten days was enough time to scrape the red dirt out of my boots from our WardAir Red Centre adventure in September. So it was time last week for Catherine Fitzsimons and I to head back up to our students in the little central NSW farming town of Coonabarabran, west of Tamworth. Coonabarabran…
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Red Centre weaves its magic

Wine, women and a knockout sunset on the dunes of Big Red ... can't think of a better reason for huge smiles all round. A handful of pilots and their mates on our recent Red Centre Air Adventure take a break from flying, and enjoy a sunset tour out of Birdsville. Meet Voula (C172 pilot),…
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