Sandy Beaches November 30th 2006 Brisbane
We left Stanthorpe and headed towards Brisbane, a journey of 250km. We were both very excited to get back to the ocean, which we hadn't seen for 5 weeks! The drive to the coast was a lot easier than the drive from the coast had been because it was mostly downhill as we decended the 922m above sea level that we had been working in. Time to get rid of these farmer tans!
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Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Hervey Bay » Fraser 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