by Colleen Whittaker, Queensland State Liaison Officer, Australian Sewing Guild.
With this vast state in Australia, it takes hours to travel the state of Queensland by car. I am always amazed when people say “You are in Brisbane! Mackay is not that far away!”. When you sit down and think about the distance, yes it is far away; a day and half drive in a car, and Townsville and Cairns are two days away by car!
In my new role as SLO, distance means I can’t visit as many groups