Lightning over Hobart and Mount Wellington 31/12/09 February 12th 2010 New Years Lightning Display, Midway Point, Tasmania
Our first New Years in Tasmania turned out to be an unexpected treat. We hadn't planned to do anything as we had the kids and with the pregnancy it just wasnt worth the fuss. As the weather was fine we went to 7 Mile Beach and spent the afternoon there. It being my 1st New Years Down Under, it felt very strange sitting on a be ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Tasmania » Sorell 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
I moved to Tas with my husband and 3 kids in August 2009 and after living with the in-laws for 3 months we finally found some rental accomodation at Midway Point. We are expecting our 4th baby in May 2010 and are still settling in and waiting for final visas and other important documents to allow us to build a life. My hubby is originally from tasmania and visited UK 9 years ago where he stayed and met me in Godalming, Surrey (SE England).
We decided to move to Oz for a chance of A better life for us but more importantly for the children. Whether we stay in Tas or not is yet to be seen,... full info