Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name...more info
On the road.Yes, it was f*%^$n freezing! It's not all bronzed beach babes you know. Here's where the real travelling begun, next stop was the Great Ocean Road.
Time enough for a romantic breakfast on a lookout.We had a great muesli brekkie here, a local walked past, offered us a coffee!! He lived next to the lookout, brought us both a hot cup of coffee with real silver spoons, tray and best china!! After the coffee he gave us a tour of his garden, priceless aussie hospitality, we were blown away!