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Travel Blogs from Canberra
... One and Two were lucky enough to have a nice leisurely stroll through Cockington Green and then headed to do some science at the CSIRO. Meanwhile, Bus Three headed to the Australian Institute of Sport and then to the Australian War Memorial.
Cockington Green, although chilly, provided students with a few laughs and visual pleasantries (not to mention a mathematics lesson on scale). They also were able to find many souvenirs which were purchased for parents ...
... General - Ms Quentin Bryce (pictured).
- a relaxing Morning Tea at the Senate Rose Gardens.
- lunch at the Sculpture Gardens at the National Gallery (pictures attached).
- lots of great artwork inside the National Gallery, such as Indigenous Art, the Sidney Nolan Ned Kelly series, Jackson Pollock's Blue Poles and Claude Monet's Haystacks.
- some great historic movie footage at ...
Canberra to Melbourne Flight QF2133 - 11.30 AM Arrive Melbourne 12.55PM
Lunch with Uncle Karl , a distraction to calm the nerves.
Melbourne to London Flight QF9 - Airbus A380 - 3,25PM Estimated flying time 21 hours and 30 minutes , stop over Dubai - no details.
Arriving London ...
... got off p find a spot. We bought some candy floss which they call fairy floss... I refused to say that so they were very confused when I asked for candy floss. The fireworks were amazing, they really put on a good show for the centenary celebrations, they went on for ages and the finale was fantastic. We were even given some free McDonalds ponchos which came in handy for sitting on. We then walked back to the hotel in our ponchos which took a little while getting our ...
Wednesday Feb. 27, 2013
JOURNEY: Dalmeny, Batemans Bay, Braidwood to Canberra 200kms
WEATHER: Raining to start the day, cloudy and showers in Queanbeyan/Canberra
Well to cut a long story short, the Fiat Service Centre in Bega, just 60kms south of Dalmeny, where we had booked in a check of the van for Tuesday 26th ...