Dog’gone - it’s in the Cupboard! January 18th 2010 DAY 437
The night was very windy, and cold, yes I said cold! Well not really compared to back in the UK, but cold for Australian standards and too cold for us sun worshipers, we have not felt this cold in a long while.
I was up at 7.00am and sat and watched the news again this morning, Susan was heard crashing about and soon put an appearance in after getting ready for work.
I had done some e ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Australian Capital Territory » Canberra 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
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Weary of corporate life, we emigrated to Australia, with the notion of buying a 4 wheel drive and camper trailer and a 12 month trip to explore our adopted country, Not an easy thing to do as we had to start from scratch, simple things like knife, fork, s... full info