Which Island? November 19th 2008 It wasn’t that long ago that we told you about Australia and, now that we’re about to leave for Singapore, we thought we’d finish the Australian leg of the tour with an update of the last couple of weeks. We arrived in Alice Springs to be greeted by 34 degree heat, buzzing pesky flies and the French and Irish friends we met on the East Coast.
Alice is slap bang in the middle of the Austra ... 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