Honky Nuts June 14th 2014 Through our membership with the 4 wheel drive club, I had arranged a working bee at the Black Cockatoo Preservation society in Karakin.
Firstly, I can’t specifically remember but I do not think we used the words “working bee”, in the UK and I first heard the terminology from Helen on our favourite farm in Wagga, I assume Working Bee, comes from the term “Busy as a Bee”.
Anyway, the ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia 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