Groovy Grape & Tasmanian devils!!! December 23rd 2007
Ok, one day to recover from the wild night out and off we go again...
A 6.30am start this time!
It's a long trip with Groovy Grape to Adelaide (1,570klms), stopping the night in Coober Pedy (690 klms).
We'd discovered Leith was going to be on the same trip, and after having spent 3 days with him on his mulga's trip - We knew what we were letting ourselves in for.
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Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Coober Pedy 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... ... read more
"SPENDING THE KIDS INHERITANCE"
Well thats what the kids accuse us of - so, (Skid & Skim) ski/daddy and ski/mummy are doing just that.....
2 Brits off around the world on August 19th 2007 and don't they just hate us for it!!!!
No! - They think it's great that a couple of oldies have got the guts to go backpacking for 12 months.
We are no strangers to travelling and have already experienced white water rafting in Colorado, "Skim" has also been brave enough to do a bungee jump.
OK we are in our 50s, but it doesn't mean we are going to sit back and wait to die.
Life is for l... full info