Nice one Shane! October 9th 2006 So two weeks, a few thousand miles, lots of pies, one casserole and a million pictures of Ayers Rock later, my Aussie odyssey has come to an end. Unsurprisingly I had rather a good time. Australia is a great country, not too much history or culture to contend with so you can spend you time in the great outdoors.
And there's rather a lot of that.
Our route took us to Sydney, the Red Centre and Aye ... read more
Oceania » Australia 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