On The Long Open Road And A Long Open Beach January 17th 2007 Well after all my talk I finally did it, took the plunge and broke away from the group, its just me and my jalopy, Louis, for the next couple of weeks and I'm loving it! Have just arrived in Airlie Beach, about 1,500kms from where I left the others and am all excited about boarding The Clipper to cruise the Whitsundays in the morning.
I'm not long back from a three day tour of the fantastic Fra ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Rainbow Beach 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