Dinosaur Country and Crocodile Dundee's Walkabout August 12th 2014 Today we left Winton and said “Goodbye” to Nancy. She seemed reluctant to see us go but before we departed, she gave us a wonderful gift to thank us for including her in our travels recently – the painting she had shown me last night, with a retouched sky, now blue as it had been, and with a small addition in one corner – a little black dinosaur like “Banjo”. She’d called the paintin ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Cloncurry 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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