Treasures of the land and sea February 23rd 2014 I woke with a really bad headache so we had a quiet morning. Then, after making sandwiches, we drove to Lakes Entrance to have our lunch next to the beach, there. It was rather gusty and cool but the view was pleasant. Then we walked along the front to Griffiths Sea Shell Museum and Marine Display. I remembered it from 20 years ago as having some interesting things in it and was keen to see it aga ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Lakes Entrance 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
I am a mature (aged anyway!) woman, married with 2 children, a daughter, now 29, who is living in England, and a son who is 25. I was an English language and literacy teacher in a community centre in Melbourne, where I live but am now sort of retired (temporarily at present). I originally came from England, where I met my Aussie husband and then moved to Australia to marry and raise my family.
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