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Getting to Grips with Western Australia; A Day in Prison, Quokka Selfies on Rottnest and Buying our First Campervan

Australia has been a refreshing change from South East Asia. It feels like absolute luxury to no longer use squat toilets (the less said about those the better), to have the ability to read road signs again and no longer be constantly hassled by persistent street traders. 1,123 more words



It is interesting to note that the stabilisation work on the Fremantle Warders Cottages did not start with those closest to the Fremantle Markets, that are most in the eye of tourists. 37 more words


Perth - Part 3

Perth – Part 3

Monday 22nd December – After a three hour journey from Margaret River we arrrived back in Woodman Point, just south of Fremantle where we stayed a few weeks ago.   5,064 more words

Western Australia

A Park, A Wedding, A Prison, and Some Kangaroos

Now that I’m back home and sort-of settled in, I’m going to go back to updates on our travels over the past few months.  I don’t know about you, but I could use to see some pictures of warm places, given the absolutely frigid temperatures in Ohio.  1,090 more words


Calling All Barratt Descendants

Today I met with a wonderful group of people who were largely involved with organising the three Barratt reunions. They began in the 90s when I was about six years old and the last one held was in 2002 at the Fremantle Prison. 208 more words

Western Australia

Sarah Takes WA: Day 6 and 7

So, this last post is a bit late but I’ve been busy trying to unpack things and all of that nonsense. But I’m here now to post about my last days of adventuring in Western Australia. 460 more words

The one with the tunnel tour

About 20 minutes south of Perth CBD is the fabulous city of Fremantle. Home to  Western Australia’s largest collection of heritage listed buildings, “Freo” (yes like the… 497 more words

Tourist Roads