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Once I had arrived in my rent-a-car I went up to the air strip to get onto the plane to skydive over the Whitsunday islands. My tour was booked for 10am at Skydive Airlie Beach. By now the adrenaline was pumping through me, but i was pretty excited to do this. The staff was very friendly, funny and helpful which calmed my nerves a bit.
After our brief introduction on safety and instruction on ...
... new little tricks in one day.
We packed up and sailed to Blue Pearl Bay for the night. The drinks started flowing and Jane took control of a huge game of ring of fire. I was proud as she was great at being inclusive and explaining things clearly, especially considering some slight language difficulties. That was about it for me, memory goes blank.
P.S. Apparently I was very very drunk, funny and harmless. I fell asleep in the rib that hangs from the back of the ...
... disappear onto the horizon once more. All I can say is anybody who gets the chance to travel to the east coast of Australia must visit the Whitsundays they are an absolute paradise. A lot of people have said they preferred Fraser Island but you can't really compare the two. Totally different experiences, totally different trips, equally worth seeing and I'm glad I've done both. After we got back to dry land it was only about 10.30am and we couldn't check into our hostels til 1ish ...
... love your kids!). Our room was large and had a nice view of the beach.
Once we'd settled in and made reservations to cuddle a koala, we headed to the marina. There was a sailboat shaped restaurant called Bommie Deck on the edge of the island that was calling our names. It was super windy and the service wasn't all that great, but the views more than made up for it. Ashlyn was starving by this point so we headed to ...
... Unfortunately we watched them get slaughtered but I did enjoy a Skype call at half time to my dear friends in Sydney.
Sunday was Father's Day and we felt lucky to have one of our children with us and the other two only a phone call away. After a yummy brunch we left Abell Point Marina to head back to Hamilton Island for Steph to fly back to Sydney. We took her the long 8 minute walk to the airport from the marina and sadly said farewell!