Moke-ing around on Magnetic Island April 1st 2006 I arrived on Magnetic Island on Friday 31st March after my first (of many) trips on the Greyhound bus from Cairns to Townsville. This part of my journey took me through cyclone central - cairns to Innisfail. It was really sad to see all the trees that had been ripped apart by the ridiculously strong winds and the houses that had had their roofs blown off... but evidence of the real force of the wi ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Magnetic Island 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
I graduated from the University of Manchester, UK, in 2005 having completed a 3 year Law degree. I had a great time being a student, but it made me realise that there is more to life than becoming a professional... so I thought a year off after Uni would be an ideal time to see a bit of the world, before I had to grow up and get a proper job! I had an amazing time thanks to many of the amazing people I met along the way.
There came a time, when professional studies were over, I HAD to get a proper job. This was fun, but only for 18months or so... before I set off on another adventure to We... full info