MAGNETIC ISLAND October 21st 2006 Magnetic Island-Queensland :17th -20th July
Once again Cpt Cook is involved in the name, his compass would not travis well when near the island, magnetic by name and magnetic by nature as it’s truly an unspoilt national park with lovely secluded beaches and abundant wildlife. We loved staying on this enchanting island which is only half an hour by ferry from Townsville our guesthouse at Horsesh ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Magnetic Island 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
After spending most of our adult working lives in the UK we were ready to make a significant life change and decided to spend some time living in Australia? Our enthusiasm for scuba diving hasn't declined with age and we intend to seize every opportunity to learn about marine life in the Southern hemisphere.
We departed from the UK April 4th 2006 then spent 8 months travelling the east coast and now we live in a lovely area of NSW, Corindi Beach, which is 25 minutes north of Coffs Harbour.
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