Brisbane February 4th 2009 Arrived in Brisbane on 4th February and spent a few days relaxing at Michael and Debbie's home in Berkdale. It was lovely to be in a house / home after spending so much time in guesthouses / homestays and hotels! Debbie and Mike were lovely to us - they couldn't do enough and as such our arrival in Australia was enjoyable and stress free. Thanks guys!
We visited Wellington point, did some pre ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Brisbane 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