Perth Life September 2nd 2011 Nicola
Yesterday was the first day of Spring here in Perth, everyone at work getting very excited at the prospect of the Summer just around the corner, bringing with it the end of the rain and the start of wall-to-wall sunshine. I have to say I was rather more sceptical! Having seen the weather report for the rest of the week, I knew for sure that we hadn’t seen the last of that pesky rain....
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Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Perth 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
At the age of 27 we have embarked on an early life crisis and decided to leave our life of luxury and comfort in London and return to our homeland of Yorkshire. As part of the trip we have taken a slight detour to spend a year in Perth, WA and then amble back to Yorkshire through various parts of the Asia-Pacific region (which will be decided nearer the time that such decisions need to be made, i.e. the last minute!)
Nicola will be providing information about our extended stay in Perth and onward travels, including anything that may be considered useful or helpful.
Andy, on the other han... full info