Queensland May 5th 2007 Australia (continued)
Having stayed longer than expected in Byron we skipped out Surfers Paradise and Noosa. We had heard mixed reports and weren't too dissapointed to have skipped Surfers when we drove through it on the way to Brisbane. Didn't look a touch on Byron.
As the bus pulled into Brisbane, I wouldn't say it was an aesthetically pleasing city: brick skyrise; crane; brick sky ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Melbourne 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
My name's Andy. I'm 26 and commencing on a trip around South East Asia, Australasia and South/Central America having escaped the day job for a year. There are three of us travelling round another guy (Fraser) and and girl (Marie) both of a similar age.... full info