Trees Glorious Treeessss!!! December 9th 2007 Another early start today - 7am - eek! They like their early starts these Ozzies! Drover through the Blur forrest with its humoungous karri trees, we went up to cape Leeuwin where they is a lighthouse at the point and it's where the 2 Oceans meet! Indian Ocean (right of the lighthouse) and the Southern ocean (left of the lighthouse). Crazy!
we went to see the water wheel that provided water to ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Walpole 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
After a drunken chat on the beach in Fuerteventura me and 'Our Lou' (she's from Wigan by the way) are finally ready to travel the world (well, some of it!) It took 2 years but we're nearly on our way... !!! We know where we're going and we will know what we want to see!! (with a bit more reading from our trusty lonely planet guide! - yes what tourists! OR as a better term....we are travellers now!) And so it begins so watch this space......... full info