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Cockatoo Island

Cockatoo island is an 8 min ferry ride from the Darling Harbour and a 25 min ferry ride from Circular Quay.

It is a historical island, inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, that means the island will continue to be cared for, for future generations to enjoy it and learn about it. 178 more words

Australia

48,500 Miles Later

By Max Bonem

After 24 hours of flying and layovers, I landed in Bangkok, Thailand at 7:30am on September 9th, 2015. It was a beautiful, clear day with a palpable temperature of 80 F (27 C), but by the time I made my way into the city around 9:00am, the clouds had clocked in for their daily shift and brought with them the humidity that plagues Bangkok directly after monsoon season, along with temperatures rising to a less welcoming 95 F (35 F). 2,114 more words

Adventure

Follow the rabbit-proof fence

Author: Doris Pilkington

Language: English

Summary: This extraordinary story of courage and faith is based on the actual experiences of three girls who fled from the repressive life of Moore River Native Settlement, following along the rabbit-proof fence back to their homelands. 97 more words

English

Earthquake Strikes Off Vanuatu

An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.3, has struck off the coast of the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, though there is no reported threat of a tsunami. 51 more words

World

Governing Bodies: Oceania Athletics Association (OAA)

The Oceania Athletics Association (OAA) is one of the six area associations of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Established in 1969, and currently headquartered in… 315 more words

Governing Bodies

Jervis Bay

… and what it turned out to be an awesome long weekend :)

Anzac day was coming and me and my friends decided to do something different… We rented a house for the whole weekend in Vincentia and go to the famous Jervis Bay. 632 more words

Australia

VIDEO: Walking Roys Peak in Wanaka

Roys Peak is 1,578 m high and gives you a perfect view on Wanaka and its surroundings. You see most of Lake Wanaka, the surrounding peaks and part of Mount Aspiring National Park.  141 more words

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