Category Archives: Down Under, Mate!

2016 Aussie-land

Less than a month to go


Been a while since that last update.  I’ll get on it. Typing has been problematic.  I’ve got a nerve issue with my right arm, with pain and numbness shooting the length of my arm into the shoulder.  Makes for miserable … Continue reading

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Post Numero Uno,Outbound


10 days before we depart, this will most likely be uploaded in either Los Angeles or Melbourne. I now seem to have a handle on my arm problem.  It’s not arm, it’s neck!  That nasty crick I’ve had since I … Continue reading

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On the Overland


This post is out of order.  Internet has been problematic.  I downloaded the start of my first blog (covering the trip from the USA to AUS) from wordpress and will finish it locally and upload later.  I’ll start on Melbourne … Continue reading

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Numero Uno, Outbound


10 days before we depart, this will most likely be uploaded in either Los Angeles or Melbourne. I now seem to have a handle on my arm problem.  It’s not arm, it’s neck!  That nasty crick I’ve had since I … Continue reading

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Day two, bumming around Melbourne


Next day, we were out and about looking around.  A late start as we both slept in until 10am. Breakfast was going to be lunch.  A nearby food court provided an answer.  I decided to try Sri Lankan. Rice with … Continue reading

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After the rail journey


I’m going to be forced to learn how to drive here because…Kangaroo Island is back on! Our original booking fell through due to an illness.  It was a horrible disappointment to me, but the owners were worse off.  The wife … Continue reading

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Kangaroo (KI) Island, hopping around, Day 1


Sitting here trying to write after day 2.  Long day today.  Dinner, Guinness, JD, and tired equals…I’ll see how long I can go. Up at 6:30am, off at 8am.  Hard to get motivated real early on vacation.  But there is … Continue reading

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