Southeastern Australia Redux And Recovery Itinerary – November 8, 2017 to December 3, 2017

This was essentially a redo of a trip that took place back in November 2006, when it was adversely affected by some of Australia’s worst drought on record at the time.  This time around, Julie and I once again did this trip together alone…

“Connecting The Dots” (Tasmania – November 24, 2017 to December 3, 2017)

…just when I was about to check the handheld GPS for reception and to see how close I was to the car park, I saw underneath the rain poncho that only the attached battery cover was in my hip pouch!

Oldaker Falls and Blocking Trees

In Winter I visited Oldaker Falls, a beautiful little Waterfall with heaps of flowing water . May I suggest the Burnie Council eradicate the annoying blackberries and stinking onion weed . A small tree is starting to block the view of the Waterfall . What a great attraction it could be made if the surrounding […]

Southeastern Australia Road Trip Itinerary – November 1, 2006 to November 30, 2006

This itinerary covers our second trip to Australia six months after our first trip. This time, however, we focused on the Southeastern part of the country spanning the states of New South Wales, Victoria, the Australian Capital Territory (or ACT), South Australia, and Tasmania…

“A Devil of a Time at Cradle Valley” (Cradle Mountain and Cradle Valley, TAS – November 26, 2006 to November 27, 2006)

I was anxious to see these endangered creatures as was Julie. Both of us knew they would look nothing like the WB’s whirling dervish Tasmanian Devil…