Wyndham Surfers Paradise
Travel Blogs from Surfers Paradise
... everyone does!) so we had a little get together tonight with everyone I've met here and I said over dinner (yes I front of everyone!) "you know I managed to get here without a passport" and everyone's like YEAH DUH - it's an internal flight. I said but how come when I go to London and Cardiff I need to show my passport - turns out that's a different country!! Haha ops! Then I was like aw I'll get all my duty free shopping when I'm at the airport going ...
... held but it died about 7 years ago and it’s been resurrected in a fashion and I thought it was really well done. It’s a massive fluted timber box construction and inside they’ve suspended long pendants of timber planking, very much like a massive wind chime, the pendants representative of the branches and leaves in a pendulant form of the original tree.
Then we headed off to Longreach ...
As we all know what that day is...CANADA DAY! And they will even be celebrating it at the restaurant/bar we work at. They have been asking Hill and I tons of questions about it. Like what they put in Caesars and how to make the perfect poutine. Too funny! I'm looking forward to that day to see what Melba's will come up ...
I'm ridiculously tired but I know my parents will be on me if I don't blog sooner than later. So the tree planting was a total bust. It had "bad idea" written all over it. First of all the tree planting place was located an hour away from surfers, way up in the mountains. Which means no cell service. Hill and I would have to live with 2 older men for the duration of the tree planting period. So many warning signs. Oh and the land that was supposed to be ...
... where I spent the evening in a hostel. The town attracts a huge number of surfers and backpackers who are travelling the East Coast. Cooly is a trendy spot with a cracking beach and views out to Surfers Paradise. It belongs to the state of Queensland however only a two minute drive south brings you to the New South Wales border and a 1 hour time difference. So this morning I checked out of the hostel at 1000 feeling fresh after a full night's sleep. Strolled ...
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