Dawn Drifter March 12th 2012 It wasn’t exactly the weekend that we had planned, the recent weather has taken its toll in New South Wales and the ACT, with a number of regions flooded, roads and bridges washed out and a significant number of national parks closed including the dirt road into the Brindabella’s, in Fact 82 National Parks are closed and the flood area is the size France.
I am not complaining, the only thin ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Australian Capital Territory 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