Western Australia Two - 31 March to 6 April 2011 April 29th 2011 We arrived in Rockingham where we were told there was some good snorkelling in the Shoalwater Marine Park. We booked into a caravan park for a couple of days and met the resident manager who said that her husband was from Bath, UK as was the owner of the park and they had both met at school there. It’s a small world as both Paul’s Mum and Dad, my sister Gillian and my Aunt Mary all lived in ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia 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
We love to travel and experience different places and particularly like to view and photograph the world's wonderful array of wildlife - and we are so so lucky to still be able to do so. After retiring in 2010, we have travelled the world covering every continent as older generation nomads - hence our name Silvernomads. We have been really blessed to live out our retirement as we had always dreamed when we worked all those long years.
The world is such a kaleidoscope of colours and cultures that have blown our senses away and this blog is a great means to store all of those memories in... full info