Now on the final leg Cairns - Brisbane. September 22nd 2010 Hi all
We arrived back in Cairns last Wed 15th after a good flight and found our van back on site , all ready for us. Two lovely fine days followed. We spent them cleaningcar and van, getting provisions, and swimming in the pool. Days are 30 degrees and quite muggy now here. Linda and Denis arrived Saturday night to join us on the next leg. We had the tent up ready for them nearby.
Then the rain ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Cairns 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