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agnes water and 1770

10 things to discover at Agnes Water

Agnes Water and Town of 1770 at the southern end of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have come a long way since I first visited the Discovery Coast, long before the access roads were sealed.   Back then, generally only Bundaberg and Gladstone…
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Olivetti trumps Captain James Cook

Captain James Cook was swiftly demoted to second rank in my eyes when I discovered a long-lost love, Olivetti, at the Agnes Water Museum. Despite Captain Cook’s notable achievements in charting Newfoundland and leading discovery expeditions…