King Island, Tasmania.

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April 4th 2008
Published: April 4th 2008
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King Island. As poet Robert Frost said, we have found a “road less travelled” again for a wonderful vacation. A short aeroplane flight on a small Piper Chieftain, one hour from Melbourne, took us three hundred kilometres south to King Island, Tasmania. King Island is a beautiful parallel universe a short distance from Australia’s second biggest city that might as well be a million miles aw... Read Full Entry

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Cataraqui Wreck siteCataraqui Wreck site
Cataraqui Wreck site

the worst civilian maritime disaster in Australian history

what you may find in a couple of days beach combing!
Grassy HarbourGrassy Harbour
Grassy Harbour

Deep water container port for the island.
King Island Pastoral.King Island Pastoral.
King Island Pastoral.

"The Road less Travelled"
City of Melbourne Bay.City of Melbourne Bay.
City of Melbourne Bay.

The "City of Melbourne" was another wreck. The farm dog we met on the beach.
City of Melbourne Bay.City of Melbourne Bay.
City of Melbourne Bay.

Colours! Bull kelp and flotsum

7th April 2008

This is my next o/s destination!!
what a great log and the photos were terrific - I know where my next holiday will be.

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