Le tour de Magnetic! July 22nd 2009 Day 87 - Magnetic Island
Yippee, we’re off to Magnetic Island today and the ferries run from really early in the morning so guess what, we’re up at 6am again!
We’re not sure what’s happening to the Queensland weather at the moment but this morning we have again experienced spots of rain. Obviously we had to send the evidence off for analysis as it’s just so hard to believe but the ... 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
Welcome, come in, take a seat and enjoy the view!
We were lucky enough to be in a position to make one of our dreams come true and it's hard to believe that we can now say we've 'been there and done that! It was the sort of adventure that 'normal people' like us could only dream about, taking a year out of work and travelling around Australia in a caravan towed by a 4WD. Somehow though we managed to turn it into a reality and between April 28th 2009 and April 26th 2010 that's exactly what we did.
Our beautiful home and much loved cat in Moira, Derbyshire, UK were looked after by fami... full info