Here are some of the highlights from our month long trip up the east coast of Australia:
Visiting the lighthouse and walking out on the rocks at Norah Head
Watching movies on the big screen at several of the campgrounds
Spending time on some amazing beaches, boogie boarding and swimming
Playing on the bouncy pillows at the campgrounds
Swimming in some of the parks amazing swimming pools (especially the one with the cabanas!)
Going Dolphin Watching in Port Stephens on an incredibly windy, wavy day!
Sand boarding in Worimi National Park
Learning about Koalas at the Koala Hospital in Port Macquarie
Spending an afternoon finding our way out of Bago Maze
Learning about Bananas and flying down on the mountain coaster at the Big Banana
Boogie Boarding at Kirra Beach & Maroochydore Beach
Watching the Australia Outback Show in Helensvale
Learning about glow worms in the glow worm cave at Tamborine Mountains
Trekking in the tree tops on the Tree Top Challenge Course in Tamborine Mountains
Catching crabs on a “catch a crab” tour in Tweed Heads
Eating steak in the “steak capital” of Rockhampton
Celebrating Caleb’s birthday with fish and chips at Airlie Beach
Driving pedal carts around our campgrounds
Enjoying the water park at our campground in Cairns (Coconut Holiday Resort)
Learning all about the flora and fauna of the Great Barrier Reef at our Reef Teach lesson
Learning how to snorkel in a free lesson at our Cairns campground
Exploring crocodiles at Hartley’s Crocodile Farm
Playing Caleb’s Escape Hunt game that he designed for us, for us our cabin in Cairns
Snorkelling at the Great Barrier Reef
Watching a Magic Show at the Reef Casino, Cairns
Learning about the rainforest on an Army Duck Tour at Rainforestation, Karunda
Trying to throw a boomerang and watching Daddy do the aboriginal dance at Rainforestation
Surviving lots of rainy days and nights snuggled in our little camper van
Good bye! We love you, Australia!
What an amazing adventure Austrailia has been!
Hi All: Cheryl and I loved your picture/word summary of the Australian venture. You all look very well in your photos. I guess travelling really agrees with you’all. Are you able to keep up the Canadian and World news? I’m really pleased with Justin Trudeau’s election. Harper had to go!