East Coast Sunshine January 20th 2007 Cairns to Cape Tribulation and back!
Kicking off 2007 in style!!!! Flew from Sydney up to the hot and muggy Cairns. Did nt fancy sticking around in Cairns for long, so hired a car straight away (random little green Mazda almost falling to bits - 12 quid a day though so bargain!!) and drove up to a place called Port Douglas, where we overnighted and then on up to a place called Cape Tribul ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Cairns 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