Crows Nest September 23rd 2016 Crows Nest
This little country town about 40 Km north of Toowoomba is the place where my sister, Yvonne, lives. We have had the privilege of staying here since Friday, Sept. 14, enjoying her beautiful home and warm hospitality.
Yvonne moved here from Perth, WA, two years ago and has been a busy girl with the construction of her new home. It is the law here in Queensland that every ho ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland 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
Well, it's about time for another trip "Down Under". Sept 6 we leave for Australia and what Lorraine is billing as her "last trip home". This will be Dwain's fifth trip there to visit his in-laws and see that wonderfully beautiful and unique country. This is really our only big trip this year. An earlier trip in 2016 to Oregon was cut short by health problems. All that is well now and we are rarin' to go. We'll do our best to keep posting regular blogs and notes so you can enjoy our experiences and see the sights through Lorraine's photos.... full info