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  • 62 References 24 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 44, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Site Manager
  • School of life
  • From Townsville City, Queensland, Australia
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About Me


Don't take life too seriously. Work less...travel more!!!!!


I have lived in Townsville for 29 years. Love to travel as we all do in the Couchsurfing world. I like to think of myself as easy-going, open minded and friendly. If you think otherwise then.......get out of my house!!!! hahaha....kidding of course ;)


You are a product of your life so far, what you choose next will determine where you will be in the future. Don't die wondering. Treat others how you want to be treated. Don't rely on other people to make things happen, make it happen yourself! Life is too short to be mad, hold grudges, get angry and stress...chill out and live long and happy! Be a good person.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I host when I can. Have moved into a share house with my daughter and two other couchsurfing friends so now we have a real CS house. I work out of town so don't get to meet as many people as I would like. I like to catch up with other people from CS when travelling. Have set my profile as 'Wants to meet up' but if you read this and you need couch ask me anyway because if I am home then I may be able to help you.


Many many great experiences and adventures and lots of room for more. Never had a negative experience.


Everything and everyone. I am not the kind of person that limits 'interests' to a list because my list will be never ending. Always keen to learn and experience anything new.

  • culture
  • cooking
  • wine
  • live music
  • hiking
  • adventure travel
  • food
  • adventure
  • fun
  • life
  • exploring new places
  • exploring nature
  • meet new people
  • mountain hiking
  • glaciers
  • swimming in the sea

Music, Movies, and Books

I will just about watch, listen to or read anything if you tell me it is worth doing.
Give me a cookbook or a travel guide or a hiking map and I'm happy :-)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Every life experience is amazing. The people I have met through Couchsurfing is amazing. I have had so many experiences now I hesitate to rate them as they are all amazing! Seeing the sun rise over the Salar de Uyuni was pretty cool. Hiking to Everest Base Camp was cool. Standing in the mist of Iguazu Falls was pretty cool. Camping in the mountains in northern Argentina was pretty cool. Sailing around Menorca with amazing friends was pretty cool. Life is pretty cool :)

Teach, Learn, Share

I am the kind of person who is kind of good at everything but expert at nothing so my knowledge may be limited but diverse....if that makes sense. I am always willing to share everything and if I can teach you anything new then I am more than happy to do so.

What I Can Share with Hosts

I can share with you my experience as a traveller, a business person or something about life. I like to learn about people, places, culture, food and what it is that makes a person or people tick. I love to cook ;)

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, France, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Nepal, New Zealand, Philippines, Spain, Switzerland, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In


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