Queensland Police have seized a record kilograms of the drug MDMA during a multi-agency investigation into an international crime syndicate. Queensland painter Wayne Malkin claims a record for creating the world's smallest painting on the end of a matchstick, but he won't make it into the record books. What does the legendary leg-spinner have in common with an ancient volcano range beneath a remote stretch of outback SA and Queensland? A "fiery temperament" as well as "explosive talent", a geoscientist says.
Foxes Afloat — two blokes, one very shiny new narrowboat and a whole lot of energy. My Narrowboat Venture — Alan moors at Yelvertoft where I started out and makes lovely videos Narrowboat Chef — young Australian couple plus their lovely dog, both with culinary expertise in a small galley. Narrowboat Journeys — Phil has set off on a grand adventure, often in timelapse to an original music score Enigma — quite possibly the most splendidly eccentric couple on the canals boating from Braunston. Floating Our Boat — a couple who did what sensible folk do and downsized from house to boat. Narrowboat Girl — 11 year old Emma is home schooled on a boat and makes regular vlogs of their travels Sort of Interesting — after a land-based hiatus, the original narrowboat vlogger is back Regency House Ramsgate — a couple who sell soap on a rope?
On the surface, this issue of PILOT is about aspiration and expansion, illustrated by our new facility in Amsterdam and the new second hall in Makkum. But dive below deck and you realise the theme that defines this issue most is family. More specifically, the Feadship family.