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Friday 7 November 2014
Canberra, it's worth a visit
*We first drive to Ainslie Lookout , the highest natural point in the immediate area which gives you an almost 360 degree view of Canberra and environs - and it costs nothing. If you go up Black Mountain Tower ( the other option for a view) you will pay for the privilege and are restricted by opening hours.
*In 2010 Canberra had a population of just over ...
... their own $1 coin be made, to be kept as a souvenir.
Parliament House was our next stop where it seems that no expense is spared, our tax dollars hard at work!! Parliament House and the grounds were immaculate. There were security guards around every corner and we were scanned, three times, do we look like the suspicious types? We were lucky enough to see the House of Representatives and the Senate in operation ...
... I refuse to buy a coat - I'm in AUSTRALIA!!! Day one we walked everywhere possible, first stop war memorial. By far the best part of Canberra if you take away the sad reason it is there, such a beautiful respectful place, even have an unidentified Australian solider laid to rest. Next stop, food. Canberra is almost a ghost twin during the day, we walked for at least an hour and hardly saw people until we ...
... of this blog, today has been a
memorable day of many highlights and learning. It is hard to believe that this
time tomorrow we will be in our own homes, probably fast asleep.
This morning we read quite a few comment from the blog to
the students. They loved them. We will be continuing reading some more tomorrow
morning, however, due to the amount of comments we are unfortunately unable to
read all of them.
Chris Walters and the Canberra team
... only 2deg outside - pretty normal for Canberra I think. Back at the motel it was more difficult, as there were no car parks near our room - its more of a hotel than a motel anyway as we have to walk through Reception lobby to reach our room. So I dropped Donna and the boys off at the door and then parked around the corner in the carpark, but its still a walk back I'd rather not have to do with luggage and stuff.
And I do have a ...
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