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Week 1: A Friendly Melbourne Welcome

Although I mentioned in a previous post that I knew zero people where I was going, that’s not entirely true; one of my good friends from high school lives in Melbourne, but is abroad in Europe for the duration of my stay. 1,631 more words


Working with wildlife in 'situ', a better proposition than translocating koalas

Yesterday ABC radio interviewed Mr Keith Dance, a member the NPWS Far South Coast Region Advisory Committee. Mr Dance spoke, for the first time, about the groups’ efforts to translocate Strzelecki koalas to the south coast. 453 more words


An Australian Road Trip

With visions of iconic landmarks, powder-like beaches, and countless acres of protected national forests that span the Legendary Pacific Coast, we decided to transcend the great American road trip by experiencing Australia by car. 423 more words

Who Do You Feel Strongly About?

Hello everyone!  I’m here today with Casology week 104.  The Cue Card is Pet!! I’m also linking this card to Addicted to Stamps and their challenge is CLEAN AND SIMPLE (CAS). 207 more words

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Road trippin' the Great Ocean Road - Six must see sights

There are few greater things than a good road trip and when my friend Sharon and I realised we would be in Oz at the same time we couldn’t think of anything better then taking ourselves off to The Great Ocean Road to have an explore. 722 more words


Koalas are Not for Cuddling

I think koalas are probably my favorite marsupial (did you know that their pouches open downward, unlike kangaroos who have upward-facing pouches). We were able to see koalas in two places on our trip: … 344 more words

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