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A Very Happy New Year

Perth, Western Australia, Australia January 18, 2011 Sydney and Perth Revisited Dec 27th – Jan 18th Dodging the flooded roads I finally made it to Sydney around 1am, and settled into my very noisy city centre hostel for the night. After watching the news unfold of the disaster in Queensland over the following days, I …

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Road To Nowhere

Broome, Western Australia, AustraliaDecember 15, 2010 Perth to Broome Road Trip3rd – 15th DecemberUp bright and early to join the rest of the group on my Western Exposure 10 day trip from Perth up the west coast to Broome. Having never travelled to Western Australia before, and having heard good things about Monkey Mia, Coral …

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The Heat Is On…

Perth, Western Australia, Australia December 03, 2010 Back Up North: Punakaiki, Abel Tasman National Park, Nelson and Picton26th – 30th NovemberAfter travelling back up to Christchurch, I’d decided to hire a car for my final few days in New Zealand. I’d come to the conclusion that this seemed like the best way to gain access …

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P-P-Picking Up Penguins in the C-C-Cold Cold South

Dunedin, South Island, New Zealand November 25, 2010 Christchurch, Franz Joseph, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Invercargill and Dunedin 16th – 25th November We arrived into Christchurch to discover that someone had turned the heating “on”. It was sweltering as we wandered around the capital of the South Island admiring the cathedral, expensive souvenir shops and the …

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