Reached the small town of Denham by nightfall, fuelled up some petrol at the local service station, we got some freebies in the form of pies and pasties from the owners, people in Denham seemed quite nice to backpackers. Rather windy on the beach, check out the sea gulls in the pictures.
Shell beach is 50km south of Denham, entire beach is made up of billions of shells, hence the beach is completely white and does glare in the sun. Really beautiful beach, should have stayed there for abit longer.
I grew up in far North Queensland in a little town called Mareeba, 6000 population, where sugar canes and mango plantations dominate the local landscape. Lived in Cairns, at Parramatta Park for a few years and then moved to the Gold Coast to play tennis. Tennis had been the dream for a long time, dreamt of turning professional one day, got a decent ITF juniors ranking, but injuries had the final say. Now I am at University, studying Francais, Deutsch and Svenska. So if you guys think you can help out with any of those languages that would be much appreciated. In my spare time, I am t... full info