Welcome to the personal website of Michael Gorey. I'm a Bundaberg-based communications professional interested in photography, reading, history, politics and travel.



Michael J Gorey, Bundaberg

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Mouth of the Kolan River

17 March 2018 | Posted in Travel

I walked to the mouth of the Kolan River this morning, starting from home before sunrise at 4.50am. The tide was rising quickly, which meant soft sand and a slower hike. I like jogging on the beach when it's low tide or the sea is in retreat. The return journey of 13km took two hours and 28 minutes. The Mouth of Kolan River Conservation(...)

Cooler weather

04 February 2018 | Posted in Photography

There has been some cooler weather in the Bundaberg region this week. Yesterday the mercury struggled to reach 22 degrees, which is very unusual for February. There has been steady, soaking rain. Clouds drifted in around the middle of the week and blocked any view of the super moon. The morning afterwards I went to the beach to see if the king(...)


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