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At 2:06am on June 10, 2014, Greg Sutton said…

Hi Dave,  Gary Martin from the gold coast twangers put me on to you for some info on the cbg scene in and around Cairns. Been looking at your photos I really like your stuff get in touch If you wish thanks Greg

At 8:06am on May 8, 2012, Keni Lee Burgess said…

Thank you Dave for joining my group. Feel free to add to the discussions or ask questions. Please check out my instructional video CDs:

Enjoy your practice, Keni Lee

At 3:03am on April 30, 2012, Nardcore714 said…

Thank you Dave I never knew I could draw untiul last summer when I started these!! I'm diggin yours as well!

At 11:49am on March 19, 2012, Rooster Reaves said…

Hey Dave, G'day I think from what I've seen if you can get a heavier wood box you should have a more truer sound.  I'm going to make me a uke as soon as I can get a good neck.

Great pics by the way!

At 4:42am on March 16, 2012, Slowpaw Steve T said…

Hi Dave! it's a small world...i just ordered a new Didge from Cairns, this space! (-;

At 8:47am on February 16, 2012, Larry McInnes said…

Happy birthday, David!  And welcome to the Nation!


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