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Melbourne with a Friend

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | Views [322]

Today I met Simone, a friend from the lap of Tassie tour.  After coffee at Federation square we we went to ACDC, hosier and rutledge lane for more street art and paid a visit to the National Gallery of Victoria, Ian Potter Gallery which houses Australian ... Read more >

Tags: beach, city

A Day on the West Coast

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | Views [305]

This morning our first stop was the lake at Tullah.  The mist was just clearing and created a beautiful effect on the water.  We were lucky enough to see a platypus swimming along as well! We drove past the extinct town called Williamsford, ... Read more >

Tags: beach, on the road, walk, waterfall

Brisbane to Byron Bay

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | Views [254]

After a very sad last day in Wellington I took my flight and arrived in Brisbane late afternoon. A short stop of one night before catching the greyhound bus to Byron Bay.  Two nights here to rest and recover from the emotional and busy last few ... Read more >

Tags: beach

The Abel Tasman Track

NEW ZEALAND | Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | Views [323]

Today I started the Abel Tasman Track, one of the great walks.  The weathe continues to be great. I walked from Marahau to Anchorage which was around 12km. I arrived around lunchtime at the Anchorage hut. After lunch i left the backpack and went ... Read more >

Tags: beach, swimming, walking

The Abel Tasman

NEW ZEALAND | Sunday, 11 Jan 2015 | Views [353] | Comments [1]

This morning I left early for the bus to Kaiteriteri.  I then joined a half day guided kayak from Kaiteriteri to the Split Apple Rock and back.  The weather was again perfect, really hot and sunny.  We had tea and biscuits on the beach ... Read more >

Tags: beach, kayak

A day in Nelson

NEW ZEALAND | Saturday, 10 Jan 2015 | Views [248]

Sarah organised a great day for us - we started early with stand up paddle boarding off Takuna beach.  It was a beautiful day, scorching, but the morning was perfect with no wind and flat water.  This was my first time 'sup'ing and I really ... Read more >

Tags: beach, swimming

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