Electric-blue lemurs arrive at Hartley’s Creek

By Heather Luck Hartley’s Crocodile Adventure Park has some exciting new residents. A prowl of jaguars has been shipped from Mexico as part of the CrocJag wildlife exchange, and a jolt of electric ants has just arrived up the highway from Smithfield. Most exciting of all, the park has acquired a mating pair of blue-eyedContinue reading “Electric-blue lemurs arrive at Hartley’s Creek”

PM recalls ambassador to North Korea

By Murray Murchison Prime Minister Val Shier has made her strongest condemnation yet against the increasingly disturbing nuclear threat posed by North Korea. The tinpot, madcap, creepy little nation has long been a very good friend of North Queensland, but their recent technical advances in missile capability have cooled relations markedly. The North Korean KN-14Continue reading “PM recalls ambassador to North Korea”

Mexican delegation arrives: crocs for jaguars exchange imminent

By Murray Murchison A Mexican delegation has arrived in Cairns to participate in bi-lateral talks with local dignitaries. The meetings are hoped to sooth some of the tensions between Mexico and Far North Queensland, and remove obstacles to trade and wildlife exchanges. The delegation is headed by the mayor of Durango, Hilario Ramírez Villanueva (above).Continue reading “Mexican delegation arrives: crocs for jaguars exchange imminent”