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... SA at least ) such as Renmark, Barmera and Berri. Nice enough places with vineyards and offering water sport activities on the River Murray. But we are glad we lingered a second night in the Barossa valley instead.
*Signs warn us about quarantine laws within the Riverland area and for the State of Victoria that we will soon briefly enter. SG bought a whole load of fresh provisions in Tanunda so she is somewhat nervous that the fridge contents ...
... enough there is a family of five ‘roos hopping around the cricket pitch. One is an albino with a joey hanging out of her pouch. They look at us curiously and approach us without fear. We have been told they like carrots and we have purchased a kilo at the local IGA grocery store. Miryam breaks off pieces, but either they are short sighted, or don’t like carrots. The pieces of carrot lie ignored on the grass. I guess we’ll be ...
... pants. We all had to go back with a pair of boots, a jacket and some pants. Geordie had trouble following this instruction. He came off the bus with one boot and a jacket. We eventually found the pants and thought we had found the other boot but in cleaning the bus when we got back to the accommodation we found a spare boot. Once again, Neil our amazing bus driver, said he would solve the problem of the missing boot. Oh and for what else was lost today – Sophie ...
Today, after our delicious buffet breakfast, we went to the National Museum. We saw Phar Lap,s heart, Captain Cook's cannon and I stood in a big bucket from a digger from the Tom Price mine.
Then we went to the Old bus depot markets for lunch. We looked around the markets and went to Canberra glassworks. I saw how people blow glass and make cool things out of glass.
I am now going to order room service for ...
... galleries, so the weather doesn't impact our visit at all and so next we head off to the very funky building, The Australian National Museum. We spend the rest of the afternoon here till dark, then head off to the hotel. Surprisingly the kids have been brilliant, but now we can see they're only good for one thing as they're dead tired....BED!!! So we're having an early night in our nice, warm hotel ...