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Blog #19 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY THE LAST (14)

7:45 am: All our bags are packed and we’re ready to go … Time to say goodbye to our constant companions – the Brisbane River and the Story Bridge … … and to good old ROOM 1406 – our home … Continue reading

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Blog #18 2020: DAY THIRTEEN

DAY THIRTEEN – unlucky for some. But not for us because it’s our last full day of hotel quarantine! So how did we spend the day? Well, I’m glad you asked. ~ We woke up. Had a cup of tea. … Continue reading

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Blog #17 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY TWELVE

Hi All In response to a ground swell of public opinion today I’m going to start the blog with the REGULAR FEATURES. So first up it’s the QLD SPORTING TEAM CITYCAT OF THE DAY. And as a special treat we … Continue reading

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Blog #16 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY ELEVEN

GOOD NEWS! Our Covid Test results came back and both Ard and I were NEGATIVE. Woohoo! That means we should be heading home on Friday morning around 8.00 am. In other startling news, Ard threatened me with a pair of … Continue reading

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Blog #15 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY TEN

Well today was the BIG DAY – Covid-19 Testing Day! All we were told was that we would be tested some time between 9 and 5. So after an early morning fresh air break from 8.30 to 9.OO we returned … Continue reading

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Blog #14 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY NINE

Hi all. Well it continues to be an action-packed roller-coaster ride of excitement here. Last night for the AFL GRAND FINAL the Story Bridge was lit up in both Geelong and Richmond colours. And would you believe, at the very … Continue reading

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Blog #13 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY EIGHT

Ok in the last blog I cleverly FORESHADOWED (devious writer’s trick) that today some BIG CHANGES WOULD BE HAPPENING. And LOOK I wasn’t kidding – NEW SHEETS, TOWELS AND BATHROOM STUFF have arrived! Now the thing is, even though we … Continue reading

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Blog #12 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY SEVEN

They say we’re young and we don’t know, we won’t find out until we growWell I don’t know if all that’s true ’cause you got me, and baby I got you … Hi all. Today’s BLOG is brought to you … Continue reading

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Blog #11 2020: Hotel Quarantine DAY SIX

Hi everyone. After answering yesterday’s fairly dubious questions I thought I might respond to some of the more legitimate questions that I’ve received mainly from folks overseas who are curious as to why we are in hotel quarantine in the … Continue reading

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Blog #10 Hotel Quarantine DAY FIVE

You’ll never guess where I am! Oh, right. There you go. Well done, you. But just remember – no one loves a clever dick! Anyway I’ve been inundated by an avalanche of questions (FACT CHECK REQUIRED) about particular details of … Continue reading

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