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Currumbin Valley, QLD.

This is my last day living in this town. Tomorrow, I move to Robina to my permanent stay for my duration in Australia. And although Currumbin Valley is fairly inland and away from the main attractions of the Gold Coast, it has its perks. 125 more words


Douglas Apsley National Park

Following on from the last post, we continued our East Coast birthday adventure further North just past Bicheno. Douglas Apsley National Park is home to a very popular watering hole a mere 5 minute walk from the car park. 383 more words



A visit to the Addo Elephant National Park is incomplete without observing some of the many birds in the area. Here are three we encountered recently: 47 more words


West MacDonnell Ranges- Ellery Creek Big Hole

From Ormiston we continued to a new gap in the Range; the Ellery Creek Big Hole is the deepest waterhole in the West Macs.   

Obviously this is another much visited ‘hole’ if the quality footpath is a measure. 99 more words

Northern Territory

Two Weeks Around Namibia

Five years after our last African trip, an amazing seven days in Botswana, we’re off on another African adventure – this time with the kids. 13,137 more words


Between the Sun and the Moon

Parenting a toddler alone can be hard, but in this outback horror story it is both isolating and terrifying.

Between the Sun and Moon

They had said goodbye to daddy at dawn, waved from the street as he coaxed the road train to life, listened to the deep rumble as the engine swallowed every other noise. 2,487 more words

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