Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

Fishing around Queensland…

Fishing. It’s a funny old game you know. The single most popular hobby, sport, pastime in the world by a long shot. Every day people head out to ponds, rivers, lakes and oceans for pleasure, sport or survival to…
read more


Photo Of The Week: Frozen Fish

Arts / Photography : The Russian Photos Blog (4 years ago)

Photo © Jeremy Nicholl Myakinino, Russia, 19/03/2011. Ice fishermen on the frozen Moscow River. Fishing on Russia’s frozen lakes and rivers is a popular winter pastime for many men, some of whom fish inside tents to protect them fro... Read Post

The World's Largest Ice Fishing Competition Looks Pretty Freaking Nuts

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo Australia (1 hour ago)

Video: This is what people do in Minnesota in the middle of January: Drill 30,000 holes on Gull Lake for the largest ice fishing contest in the world. I’m not so surprised about the fact that there are 30,000 holes in that lake, but... Read Post

Croquet popular pastime in Queensland, yesterday and today

Australia / Brisbane : John Oxley Library Blog (2 years ago)

Digitised images from State Library of Queensland show croquet as the sport of the day in Queensland starting in the mid 1800s. According to Croquet Australia, it provided the first opportunity for women to participate in an outdoor... Read Post

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC