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... our stomaches started to rumble we picked a restaurant along the main street and enjoyed a very overpriced meal with no table service (totally the norm in Australia). After dinner we returned to our accommodations where I started a quick workout outside before retreating inside to complete my exercise after thinking about all the poisonous snakes we had seen at Billabong. We feel into slumber in our air conditioned haven dreaming about white sand beaches adventures schedule for the next ...
... After everybody already had finished their dinner, one of the guys who worked for the hostel told us the free bbq, which we didn't know about, was ready. Being a backpacker equals taking everything that's free, so ofcourse we still all finished the food he'd made. At nine Sophie, another British girl called Charlotte and me took the shuttle to the greyhound. When we arrived there it was clear we hadn't prayed hard enough for an empty bus as the bus was extremely bussy so I ended ...
... they were just
a large flock of Chestnut-breasted Manikins.
We then went and did the wildlife walk
around the park and although still no finches it had enough to keep
As the lead from the caravan to the car
was damaged we stopped in at Bunnings for some spares and actually
found a servo that had gas for under $1.10.
Next stop was Ross River Bush Gardens
which we didn't think would take long but also turned into ...
... actually the fresh start I needed. But more importantly than any of those things. If I hadn't moved home I'd never have got to spend the last 9 months with my Grandma. They may not have been easy months, not entirely filled with happy memories, but months that I will carry with me forever. For the first time in my life I realised how important the things I can do for other people are. It sounds strange that it hadn't already occurred to me but I realised that all those people I ...
... she install a full-size electronic piano keyboard in the caravan. He agreed. It's now suspended between the arms of the sofa. Lucy loves her music so one Sunday morning I joined her in a musical recital. Me playing my harmonic, while she thumped out "Don't cry for me Argentina" on the keyboard. We both then burst into song at the top of our voices disturbing the tranquility of our bush camp on the banks of a billabong. It's these rare crazy moments that have made my trip ...
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