Canberra August 16th 2019 It was another chilly start to the day but, once again, we were lucky with the sky blue and the sun shining. We are staying at the Hotel Kurrajong which is very well-located in Barton for most of the things we have planned to visit/re-visit while we are in Canberra.
After a self-catered breakfast in our room we set out on foot for Old Parliament House which houses the Museum of Australian Democ ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Australian Capital Territory 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