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Gary Wert

January 13, 2012

Name: Gary

Known as: Gizmo, Gizzie

What do you do for a crust?

Wear my undies for at least one week – only joking! Mechanic aka Grease Monkey.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I love fishing, motorsports and drinking anything that resembles beer, wine or bourbon.

What are your 3 favourite movies of all time?

Star Wars, All of the Bourne flicks, Black Hawk Down and The Green Mile.

Who are your 3 favourite groups/artists?

Most music is cool, varies from Johnny Cash to Coldplay, dance music and Aussie 80’s & 90’s rock.

3 Favourite songs and why?

Anything by Paul Kelly, Rose Tattoo – We won’t be beaten, ACDC – Back in Black.

What is your favourite holiday destination?

Australia and anywhere that involves fishing.

Boxers or briefs?

Briefs as they show off my manhood!

Which 5 people would you invite to dinner?

6 people – the Everest Rockstars of course!

What is the one item you always travel with?


Who would you want to be stranded on a deserted island with?

Tom Hanks to stop going mad!!

Who wouldn’t you want to be stranded with?

Julia Gillard – what a “ducks arse” she is.

If you were a super hero what would be your super power?

To breathe underwater

Favourite sports teams?

Dallas Cowboys, North Melbourne & Brisbane Broncos

Favourite sporting hero?

Emmit Smith the old Dallas Cowboys running back because he could push through anything and anyone.

What well-known person inspires you in life?

Anyone that really digs deep when it counts.

Favourite quote?

Money talks – Bullshit walks.

Favourite food?

Seafood of course, freshly caught fish is best and quality wine to match and a hot curry.

Favourite TV show?

Top Gear and Seinfeld.

Why are you going on this trip?

To laugh, eat, drink, cry with 6 other wonderful people and to experience an amazing place in this world.

5 Comments leave one →
  1. Mick Wert permalink
    January 18, 2012 4:24 am

    Well Brother,

    James brown said ” Get on up!” so you better do what he said


  2. Lisa Carter permalink
    January 31, 2012 3:21 am

    Well done Gaz Man!

  3. Tamara McGain permalink
    March 3, 2012 9:52 am

    Hey Gary
    Danny wants to know where his 10mm spanner is…..
    I just want you do make us all proud and kick that mountain’s arse !!!!
    OOOHHHH and we both want a altititude cartwheel 🙂 XXXX
    Danny & Tamara

  4. Suraj Kumar permalink
    March 27, 2012 10:08 am

    Hi! Gary. I met you in Raddison Hotel – Kathmandu Casino. Spent time with you. Hope you remember me. My Name is Suraj Kumar working for Western Union. I am mailing my Facebook Id. Join me on FB.

    Suraj Kumar
    Hyderabad – India

  5. chris catarinich permalink
    March 27, 2012 1:48 pm

    Congratulations Gaz, welcome to the Everest / Himalaya club !!!!!

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