Day 206 - Devonport to Cradle Mountain October 19th 2015 We awoke to the sound of cockatoos and took a few photos before leaving Mersey Bluff Caravan Park.
After re-stocking the bus with fruit and vegetables at the local supermarket, we had a cooked breakfast at the local cafe and then headed off towards Cradle Mountain, one of Tasmania's icons.
Our first stop was at Sheffield where we checked out the murals before driving to Mount Roland and Gowr ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Tasmania » Cradle Mountain 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