Cape Bridgewater April 2nd 2013 Tuesday, 2nd
We said goodbye to Koroit today and headed west to Portland, and after a brief stop at the Portland Info Centre, we headed to Cape Bridgewater. We had heard of the petrified forest and blow holes. There is also a large fur seal colony at the point. We nearly missed the treat of the forest and blow holes because of a poorly written article which indicated that this was a three hou ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Cape Bridgewater 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
Marg and Rob purchased a Horizon Wattle (Mercedes Sprinter) motorhome built by Ballina Campers and planned to circumnavigate Australia over the following couple of years, collecting it just after Rob retired in May 2011.
The couple of years grew out to over 4 years during which time we travelled from Brisbane to Perth return accross the Nullarbor both ways in 2011; in 2012 we travelled various places on the East Coast of Australia. The highlight of the year was our October November trip to Port Douglas which included the total eclipse of the sun. 2013 saw us do a 'Lap' or 'Trip around the blo... full info