Weeks 30 & 31 – Melbourne, Mandurah & The Margaret River February 4th 2011 We’d finally arrived in Australia but unfortunately not for good yet, as we are still waiting for our application to go through and have been told that we could still be in for a long wait. We were still able to come over on a tourist visa, spending a maximum of 90 days down under so we were busy planning where to go in this vast country... First stop Melbourne.
We chose to fly into Melbourn ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Perth 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
Ben and Cerri off on their adventure around the world
We start our journey on the 17th May 2010 and are due to return to the UK on the 15th May 2011. We have both had enough with the hussle and bussle of working life and have decided to re-live our younger days by becoming travellers . . . some say we're having a mid twenties crisis!
The main reason we are flying the coop is that we are currently waiting on our visa application for Australian Residency to come through, so instead of waiting in the UK in the lovely Welsh weather we decided we wanted to see a bit of the world before we set... full info