Brisbane en de vlucht

Zo… we zijn er hoor! Na een aantal lange vluchten en flink wat uren wachten tijdens transfers zijn we dan eindelijk in Australië. Van Amsterdam zijn we via Bangkok en

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Early Doors

Last year for my birthday our friends peter and Leigh Walker (The Kids) as we call them, got me tickets for Perth Zoo, so we always promised ourselves we would

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Tamworth the country music capital

Another day of driving through hills and lush grazing country as we descend from the New England highlands sees each day getting easier, a little flatter and a little dryer.

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Day 205 – Back to Tasmania on the NEW Spirit

It was most unfortunate that the Melbourne Marathon had been scheduled on the same day we were to board the NEW Spirit to return to Tasmania. Many access roads would

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A Dosa of Curry

Hi All, I appreciate this is our travel blog, but to be fair its also about our new life in Australia, well our life over the last seven years really

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Swimming with Seals in Sapphire Seas (on the Slow Road to Sydney)

As Linda and I left Victoria behind and entered New South Wales to begin our second week on the road (Monday 12thOctober), we unfortunately encountered our first really lousy weather

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The Parks Radio Telescope

From Tamworth we drove to Dubbo and then on to West Wyalong, but on the way we stopped off near Parks to visit the Parks Radio Telescope. We had driven

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GREAT SOUTHERN BLUES FESTIVAL…Had to cry today

GREAT SOUTHERN BLUES FESTIVAL…the end of an era. The world’s first supergroup Blind Faith (Steve Winwood from Traffic, Eric Clapton & Ginger Baker from Cream, Rick Grech from Family) sang

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Albany and the Stirling Range National Park

I arrived in Albany midafternoon last Friday after a long day’s hard driving. And it was hot. I had made an early start that day in order to negotiate the

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Noosa Heads

The drive from Bundaberg to Noosa Heads was easy and uneventful, except for a period where we were driving through smoke so thick it was almost like fog. Somewhere there

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