Trapped in Byron Bay ... It Could be Worse. June 13th 2006 7 weeks into the term and with Saturday morning field hockey, marking, and report cards, this has been our first chance to get away from it all. We needed this break.
When the opportunity to meet with other exchange teachers in Byron Bay on the Queen's Birthday long weekend presented itself, we jumped at it! We booked our flights and rented our car right away.
Sarah spent Friday in Sydney at th ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Byron Bay 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
We are currently traveling in Australia, with our home base in Broadbeach Waters, half way between Brisbane and Gold Coast. Our 3 year-old son, Alex, is becoming a world traveler and enjoying every minute of it. We'll keep you up-to-date with our adventures here.
In the summer of 2008, we travelled to Europe and took a Mediterranean Cruise on the Celebrity Millennium. Our trip is documented here.
In January 2007, we returned home from a 12 month teaching exchange to the Central Coast Grammar School, NSW, Australia.
As you can see below, we stopped in Hong Kong, Thailand and Fiji on ... full info