It ended, with a thud August 19th 2011 Today was our last full day on Magnetic Island, we had enjoyed a fantastic time here and would recommend it to anyone, who wanted a nice easy relaxing time, with some great wildlife experiences thrown in.
We were up early and quickly dressed and left our room as we needed to fuel the little car up before giving it back, the local servo was about 100 yards down the road, we pulled up behind a b ... 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
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