Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Brisbane 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
UPDATE 10 June 2010: I am now a Canadian living in Africa! Today is the day that the World Cup starts here in Africa - though admittedly at the other end of the continent - and so I hope that there will be many eyes on this wonderful land. I now live in Mali - one of the poorest countries on the planet - and as you will see I have swapped a life of jet-setting and hotel parties for one of more serious a sober work! I founded and run a small non-profit called Angel Projects - and I have moved my blog onto my new website for the organisation.
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