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Back in ‘nam

We left the hotel and walked down the alley to the main street to look for a cab. In Hanoi, even this was intense: relentless honking, the smell of sewerage and meat, constantly dodging people, proposals, animals and motorbikes. We found the main road and looked up and down, straining to spot a cab among the thousands of bikes. One…

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Fishing stories

Should we change the name?

This was written about a year ago by Hamish and Lee going back and forth using the blog like facebook messenger. It was meant to just be read by the other writers of the blog… However, reading it again its pretty funny (we think) and our name, while it looks like its hear to stay, IS far to restrictive to…

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Sage abolone recipe

Next up in the blitz- abalone. If you frequent the South coast of NSW or the Victorian and Tasmanian coastlines regularly odds are you have dived for abalone. They are easy enough to collect and clean and in many areas are plentiful. At times, on some camping trips, its easy to forget they are a delicacy, they can become a…

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Deep fried bream (or snapper or morwong)

I’m not sure about your family, but for ours, the holidays often revolves around food (and games, balderdash, scatergories and arguing about the latter are family favourites). This holidays I finally got around to teaching dad to deep fry whole fish. Deep frying whole fish is one of my “cant be bothered” recipes (bit like this garfish “recipe”, both make…

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