Heading Bush, Day 2 - Wilpena Pound and cave paintings November 26th 2009 After a surprisingly sound night's sleep in our swags we woke up to the early morning sun around 6.30am. It sounds strange but waking up to the sunrise feels very natural and peaceful, much less abrasive than an alarm clock in a darkened room. Maybe I'll be sleeping with the curtains open when we get home!
For breakfast we started the fire up again and toasted some bread while a kettle warmed i ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Wilpena 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