Author: Tom H

Hobart

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Next we arrived at the capital, Hobart. While in Hobart we went to Mt Wellington. On top of Mt Wellington, the weather changed really quick and it was all freezing and snowing. The […]

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Port Arthur

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Unlike the convicts who came before us, we freely went to Port Arthur. There were more than 1200 convicts that were sent to Port Arthur from 1830 to 1877. They were the convicts […]

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Bay of Fires

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At a date that I cannot remember, we arrived in the Bay of Fires. It has this name because of the red lichen that grows on rocks along the coast. We visited a […]

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Tasmania At Last

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After everything to do at Apollo Bay was done, we headed to the capital of Victoria, which is Melbourne, but we did not stay long. We all left on the Spirit of Tasmania. […]

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Great Ocean Road

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On our third day at Warrnambool we went to the Great Ocean Road and we were surprised that it started nowhere near the sea. After finally reaching the sea, the first stop was […]

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Mouth of the Murray

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After the Barossa we went to Hahndorf which is a small German village because in the 1800s many German people were fleeing their country because the king of Prussia wanted them all to […]

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Barossa Valley

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After Woomera, we were on our way to Port Augusta where we did nothing for two nights. Then we made our way out to Quorn where we went on the Pichi Richi Railway […]

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Coober Pedy and Woomera

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Soon after Uluru, actually 9 hours after Uluru, we arrived in Coober Pedy. There, we did many things like eat pizza and go on a self-guided tour around the Old Timer’s Mine where […]

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Alice Springs

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We stayed at Alice Springs for 2 nights. On arriving at Alice Springs, we went to the Camel Cup. This is held once every year and we arrived half way through the day, so we […]

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The Middle of Nothing

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On our way to Alice Springs, in the same day as Devil’s Marbles and Barrow Creek Telegraph Station, we also stopped at the suspected middle of Australia as proposed by John Stuart in […]

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Devil’s Marbles

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The Devil’s Marbles are a stop on the way to Alice Springs and they started as a massive pile of granite under and above the ground which then have been eroded over millions […]

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Darwin

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The day after Litchfield National Park we were all adventuring into Darwin. Whilst we were advancing, we found a wave pool and we did no more adventuring after that, instead we all stayed […]

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Litchfield National Park

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After a good night at Darwin, we all went to the Litchfield National Park. The first stop in the park was the magnetic termites which are a completely different species of termites because, unlike […]

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Mt Isa 29 June

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We drove into Mt Isa after stopping at McKinlay where Crocodile Dundee was filmed at the Walkabout Creek Hotel. We also had to stop and help some old people on the side of […]

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