Brisbane - Winton June 30th 2008 I arrived at Brisbane early Thursday morning hoping for better weather! Instead I got rain and had to wait in the airport for 4 hours to be picked up as there had been a mix up!!
Onwards and upwards, the guy from Outbackpackers was really nice and took me to my hostel then on into town to sort my visa and phone sim etc. I then got to meet up with the rest of the people on the same course as ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Longreach 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