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Our Fiat 500 - circa 1969  

Our Fiat 500 - circa 1969

Norfolk Island ... then and now ...

May 3rd 2018
Just as well we had come for a relaxing holiday as, next morning, we were up at 5am for our 3.5km “bushwalk” which was really a hike, whichever way you wanted to look at it! 😊 Larry Quintal was our guide – 6th generation “Bounty” mutineer descendant. With tongue-in-cheek and a twinkle in his eye, he said, “you Australians are descendants of convicts but, there is no convict blo ... read more
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Australian Flag 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
3rd May 2018

First car
Honeymooners...gotta get wheels no matter what size!!!
6th May 2018

I love that Fiat!
We haven't made it to Norfolk Island yet...but it's on the list! I'm glad you enjoyed your trip back after all those years... Happy Anniversary :)
6th May 2018

Matchbox cars ...
Hi Ren & Andrew, Thank you for our anniversary wishes. That little Fiat was such a gem. I felt like Noddy whenever we drove around in it, it was so tiny. Felt as though we had escaped from Toy Town or some such other fictional nursery rhyme village, it was such a cute little car. :) Pleased to hear that Norfolk is on you to do list. Such a fascinating destination, right on our doorstep. Thank you for dropping in. :) Jxx

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