Man who advertised for fishing buddy after his pal died, receives thousands of applicants - fox4kc.com

A 75-year-old man in Australia who posted a precious personal ad online was stunned by the number of responses he received. Ray Johnstone posted an ad on Gumtree looking for a “fishing mate” after his friend passed away. He described himself as a ...

Lonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over him - The Advertiser

THERE's a generous bidding war taking place to get Gumtree heart breaker Ray to come fishing in Queensland. Lonely South Australian fisherman Ray Johnstone broke hearts all over the country this week after posting an ad for a friend on classifieds site ...

Women Swoon over Elderly Man Who Makes an Ad Just Looking for a 'Fishing Companion' - Independent Journal Review

For those unfamiliar with the community website designed for posting personal classifieds, Gumtree, it is like Australia's version of Craigslist. And like Craigslist, Gumtree is filled with everything from foreclosed homes, high-priced road bikes ...

Aussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicants - WQAD.com

A 75-year-old man in Australia who posted a precious personal ad online was stunned by the number of responses he received. Ray Johnstone posted an ad on Gumtree looking for a “fishing mate” after his friend passed away. He described himself as a ...

You should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stable - the Irish News

Just as the world feels like it's kinda falling apart, a story comes along that breaks our hearts that little bit more… but then, thank goodness, has a happy ending for us all to gladly embrace. The story starts with a humble Gumtree advert posted by ...

Ray Johnstone's Gumtree ad will rip your heart out - Courier Mail

LADIES and gentlemen, this may well be the most heartbreaking thing you will see today. But before you go and rip your heart right out of your chest, rest assured, this story has a happy ending. We all know Gumtree is a terrifying universe, largely ...

'Lonely' Widower Inundated With Offers Of Friendship After Posting Gumtree Ad Looking For Fishing Buddy - Huffington Post UK

A 75-year-old grandfather has received endless requests after he posted an advert online looking for a fishing buddy. Ray Johnstone was left feeling especially lonely after the death of his close friend, who he used to fish with. The proactive widower ...

'What a catch': Widowed SA pensioner's plea for a mate lands dream fishing trip - Yahoo7 News

It was a plea that touched our hearts when a lonely grandfather took to Gumtree in a bid to find a new fishing mate. Close. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. Stream ...

Online ad reels in new fishing mate for lonely widower - Free Malaysia Today

Australians take to Twitter and Facebook and succeed in helping find Ray Johnstone a fishing mate after reading the 75-year-old's online ad. twit-1 SOUTH AUSTRALIA: Australians who came out in droves to help a lonely widower in his search for a new ...

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 ...

Lonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over him - Courier Mail

THERE's a generous bidding war taking place to get Gumtree heart breaker Ray to come fishing in Queensland. Lonely South Australian fisherman Ray Johnstone broke hearts all over the country this week after posting an ad for a friend on classifieds site ...

'Lonely' widowed Australian gets all-expenses-paid fishing trip - Newshub

A "lonely" 75-year-old man who became the talk of Australia after putting out an ad saying he wanted a fishing buddy with is being flown to Queensland for an all-expenses-paid fishing trip. Ray Johnstone's ad on classifieds site Gumtree was picked up ...

A little faith back in social media - Shepparton News

Ray Johnstone posted an ad to Gumtree looking for a new fishing mate, and has had a huge response. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. A nice feel-good story that has turned viral about a widowed ...

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 ...

Aussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicants - WGN-TV

A 75-year-old man in Australia who posted a precious personal ad online was stunned by the number of responses he received. Ray Johnstone posted an ad on Gumtree looking for a “fishing mate” after his friend passed away. He described himself as a ...

Lonely widower reels in new fishing friends after classified ad goes viral - Yahoo News Canada

When it comes to finding a soulmate or making new friends, sometimes it's difficult to truly put yourself out there. But when Ray Johnstone, a 75-year-old Australian man, lost his wife due to her death, he decided to write a brutally honest classified ...

Widower posts ad for a new fishing partner, hooks the internet's heart - The Daily Dot

When an Austrailian widower's fishing buddy recently passed away, he did what many do in their time of need—he turned to the internet. Ray Johnstone of Lewiston placed an ad on Gumtree, an Australian classified service much like Craigslist, looking ...

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 ...

Two Legends Are Flying Ray To QLD For An All-Expenses-Paid Fishing Trip - Pedestrian TV

Over the course of the past 36 hours, it's been made abundantly clear that Ray Johnstone - the 75 year-old Adelaide widower who posted an ad on Gumtree searching for a fishing mate - needs to be given an honorary Australian Of The Year title, ...

You should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stable - the Irish News

Just as the world feels like it's kinda falling apart, a story comes along that breaks our hearts that little bit more… but then, thank goodness, has a happy ending for us all to gladly embrace. The story starts with a humble Gumtree advert posted by ...