Third Time Lucky January 20th 2010 DAY 439
Today is our third attempt to finish of the viewing of the exhibits at the Australian War Memorial, as the first time we only managed to put in ¾ of a day and you loose the ability to input any more information so we decided to visit a second time, but when we did we put in only a couple of hours until we had a phone call, which required Caroline to send some more information over to Hay ... 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
Back in the November of 2008, we embarked on an adventure that would take us out of everything that we were so familiar with, a comfortable life in the UK, friends, family and the English countryside. Some call it brave, others thought that we would be back, but above all, most people helped us embrace the challenge that lay ahead of us.
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