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After many long long hours on the plane, here we are, in Australia!! It's soooooooo weird to actually be here.
The plane ride was exhausting, but not as horrendous as I thought it would be. On the two longer transfers we had the whole aisle to ourselves so we were actually able to sleep and relax which was nice.
Once we arrived …
... refurbished Seahaven overlooking the beach and in the middle of Hastings Street. A perfect spot for Rod Fithall's dodgy knee, Ando's recovery from leg surgery and Sue's lergy with a chest infection. Thankfully the healthy Yvonne and Paul led the way with this debilitated, flailing group of convalescents. Saturday was a perfect day...late breakfast, pool time, nap time and reading the paper ...
... the road and we are now only about 100km from Brisbane. The coastline is now starting to get a lot more urban and built up. The beaches are starting to become more commercial and we stayed in our most expensive campsite to date at Maroochydore Beach Holiday Park and they haven't even got a kettle, toaster or fridge for us to ...
... of Australia.
The roads in Australia are a lot like back home. The highway we took north was basically the same size as the trans canada with big shoulders and wide lanes. After about an hour of driving through the forests of Australia, we arrived in Alexandra (which is part of the Sunshine coast). After a couple of minutes of turning off the main highway, we went over a small hill and the ocean was in front of us, gorgeous blue skies and a ...
Arrived at Noosa today which is another nice coastal town. We are staying at Dolphin Beach Hotel which is a nice laid back place. Instead of being in big dorms we have a kitchen and living room and 4 per room which is pretty nice. One downside is that it's a bit hippy and free flowing and everyone just walks in and out of your apartment to use the kitchen and toilet. Also, the front and back door lead on to communal social areas and the done thing is to leave the door open. Why? ...
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