"Meeting the Ewes" March 19th 2012 "Police are targeting fatigue."
We laughed the road sign. I recalled the past days and years of fatigue as the mom of three very active boys. I was on the non-stop treadmill of huge meals, heaps of laundry, homeschooling, etc. Could I have been fined for fatigue?
At this point we have tallied about 1000 kms since Perth and communities are sparse as we drive through sheep farming regions. The ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western 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
As middle-aged travelers and tri-athletes we made a point to connect with tri-clubs in Western Australia who warmly welcomed us to local events. We are travelers who prefer to visit with locals rather than local attractions. Our choice is to stay in small towns and rural communities, and regional parks. We are not yet in our "empty-nest stage" but are thankful this window of opportunity opened up for us to visit Australia.
We are from Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, (45kms east of Vancouver, Canada)
Port Coquitlam is the home town of Terry Fox, the heroic young man who ran half-way acro... full info