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Widowed Pensioner Looks For A Fishing Buddy On Gumtree - Huffington Post Australia

If you're feeling a bit vulnerable this Monday, grab some tissues because this tale of a widowed pensioner looking for a new fishing mate on Gumtree might break your heart. Ray Johnstone posted the advertisement looking for a buddy to head out on the ...and more »

Widower reels in potential fishing companions after Gumtree advertisement - ABC Online

A widowed pensioner who turned to social media to find a "fishing mate" has reeled in a haul of potential companions after his call-out went viral on social media. Ray Johnstone, 75, posted an ad on Gumtree on January 19 explaining his previous fishing ...and more »

Lonely widower advertises for companion to go fishing with him -

A pensioner from Australia sparked an online campaign to find him a friend this week, after he posted a tear-jerking advert on Gumtree seeking someone to go fishing with him. Ray Johnstone, a widower from Lewiston in South Australia, wrote in the ad ...and more »

I'll be your mate: Widower, 75, who posted a heartbreaking plea for a new fishing buddy on Gumtree after his friend ... - Daily Mail

A pensioner has snagged himself the trip of a lifetime after his heartbreaking Gumtree ad seeking a 'fishing mate' went viral. Ray Johnstone, 75, posted on the online classifieds site last week seeking a fellow lonely angler to enjoy regular days out ...and more »

Widower's ad looking for a fishing buddy is too sweet for words - Mashable

It's a pretty straightforward online classifieds ad, but it has received over 23,000 views and demolished plenty more hearts on social media. The ad was written by sweet-sounding South Australian man, Ray Johnstone, who has put himself out there to let ...and more »

This Widower's Ad For A "Fishing Mate" Will Make Your Heart Burst - Refinery29

Sometimes, all you need in life is someone to fish with. That's the motto of Ray Johnstone, a widowed pensioner from South Australia who posted an ad to Gumtree that's gone viral. The listing simply calls for a "fishing mate," someone to accompany ...and more »

The Great Aussie Story Of Ray The Fisherman Looking For A Buddy, Just Got Even Better - Huffington Post Australia

Our buddy Ray went viral earlier this week after he posted an advertisement looking for a mate to go fishing with after his unfortunately passed away. Johnstone's post broke hearts across the country and landed him on television, talking about his ...and more »

Widower posts heartbreaking advert looking for a new fishing mate - Metro

Selling that bike you rode once, scoring free furniture, maybe even landing yourself a new flatmate, though we don't recommend the latter. metro illustrations 10 men open up about the first time they had a breakdown due to mental illness. Even with all ...and more »

THANK COD: Ray From Gumtree Has Officially Found A Mate To Go Fishing With - Pedestrian TV

PALS WHO THE ABSOLUTE SODDING FECK IS READY FOR A GOOD-AS-GOLD HAPPY ENDING? This morning we brought you the yarn of Ray Johnstone, a widower from South Australia who was on the hunt for a mate to go fishing with. Ray took the reasonably unusual step ...and more »

Lonely SA fisherman Ray Johnstone overwhelmed by response to his Gumtree ad for friend - The Advertiser

HE simply wanted a new fishing buddy. Now pensioner Ray Johnstone is about to tackle an adventure of a lifetime — a deep-sea fishing expedition. The 75-year-old from Lewiston has been besieged with dozens of offers of fishing trips after he posted an ...and more »