Beaches, Convicts & Sheep Shearing December 20th 2006 As I'm sure we've said elsewhere on this blog, we had an objective not to repeat visit sights we've seen before. It therefore makes no logical sense therefore to drive from the west coast of Tassie to Wineglass Bay on the east.....except that the 2003 Wineglass experience was a perfect view of some very dense fog! The current pictures demonstrate second time lucky, although a couple of days later ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Tasmania » Hobart 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
The original purpose of the blog was the 20th wedding anniversary trip in 2006 / 2007 - Ashes cricket in Oz, setting off early in April and going the long way round!
The trip came to an end in February 2007 and for a while retrospective blogging was the only option (for reasons that you can find in the Road to Freedom).
There are still two to travel and the passport is now back in use in 2009.... full info