Fleurieu Fun April 20th 2011 Marg & I had decided we’d drive over to the Fleurieu Peninsula, in South Australia, to wile away a week or so of the school holidays. So, early on Tue 12/Apr/11, after a night of torrential rain across suburban Melbourne, we hit the road. With nothing booked & very little planned we were looking forward to some interesting times. It was not yet the SA school holidays so we didn’t ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Fleurieu Peninsula 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'm a Melbourne-based Australian secondary school teacher. I took some LSL in 2007 & travelled a bit of Asia & taught a term of 2008 at an outback WA school & in late 2009 & then again in 2010 I managed to be part of a school group excursion to Southern India. I've also managed some other smaller, but no less exciting, travel along the way.
This blog has provided a means for me to maintain a written & visual record of some of this travel; to write of my experiences, thoughts & feelings. The writings are mine, based on first-hand experience, but supplemented from readings of brochures, info bo... full info