THE NUTMOBILE - I loved riding this at Sunshine Plantation (big Pineapple) at Nambour .
UFO SERVO - remember this UFO service station on the way to the Gold Coast?
Marineland was the 2nd dolphinarium – later replaced by a much larger Sea World who set-up business almost next door.
TOOMBUL SHOPPING CENTRE, BRISBANE - I remember the excitement of going to my first big city shopping centre as a kid from the country in the 70s.
YATALA PIES, GOLD COAST - These pies cooked in old fashioned wood ovens were simply the best a pie can get. Virtually impossible to find one as good now-a-days.
Remember the excitement of the Brisbane EKKA?
GOLD COAST MILK - remember when milk on the Gold Coast came packaged like this? Still reminds me of holidays.
BULLENS AFRICAN LION SAFARI - 1974 photo of this great spot where you could drive through the lion enclosure.
SYDNEY HYDROFOIL- I remember the thrill of racing across Sydney Harbour in one of these beauties. For a country kid it was the next best thing to flying in the Concorde.
Fleay's Fauna Reserve - Burleigh on the Gold Coast. A very distant memory for me but I recall the massive old tortoises.
SANTALAND - I remember the 'shoe house' at Santaland at Gold Coast.
BIG SHELL AT TEWANTIN
BIG ORANGE AT GAYNDAH
BIG MANDARIN AT MUNDUBBERA
BIG APPLE IN STANTHORPE
SEAWORLD - I remember collecting this map as we passed through the pay booth and filling overwhelmed with excitement.