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11. Posted by Cool Paul (Travel Guru 611 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

I wonder if he's gonna make it. This guy is going to be on an island by himself for 6 months!

he's gonna lose all of his social skills that landed him this job...if he doesn't go completely insane!

12. Posted by Redpaddy (Inactive 1004 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

I'd risk it. I'm going insane here in England, more and more - on a daily basis!!!!

13. Posted by Peter (Admin 6134 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Quoting Cool Paul

I wonder if he's gonna make it. This guy is going to be on an island by himself for 6 months!

he's gonna lose all of his social skills that landed him this job...if he doesn't go completely insane!

He won't be on any island by himself. That BBC report was somewhat misleading (trying to romanticise it perhaps?). Hamilton Island has a big resort so there will be lots of people around. Not to mention the fact that Tourism Queensland will be milking the publicity for all it's worth. I suspect he'll be quite busy doing media related things. The job itself looks quite tokenistic; feeding fishes, cleaning the pool, etc.. mostly he is just there as a marketing ploy and I have no doubt that it would actually be a fairly awesome "job"

14. Posted by Rocinhajj (Budding Member 2 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

I have my dream job. I am a tour guide. I get to learn and experence the world through my guests who have curiosity about where I live. I am outdoors, walking, educating and sipping drinks with "friends" from all over the world who I make everlasting friendships with.

what more can I ask for?

15. Posted by Cool Paul (Travel Guru 611 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

hmm...Idunno, that guy will have an awesome time, but best job in the world?

what about art director for victoria secret's photoshoots?

16. Posted by visitor (Budding Member 6 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Quoting Cool Paul

hmm...Idunno, that guy will have an awesome time, but best job in the world?

what about art director for victoria secret's photoshoots?

I guess everyone's dreams are different It's obviously hyperbole though.

17. Posted by Peter (Admin 6134 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

That last post was from me btw..

18. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Quoting Peter

That last post was from me btw..

19. Posted by Hien (Travel Guru 3906 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Quoting Peter

That last post was from me btw..

Ah... looks like you are suffering from identity crisis, yet again!

20. Posted by Peter (Admin 6134 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Yeah, and now I'm getting double notifications for a whole new reason