The Big Walkabout Part Three – North East Queensland

Bundaberg The ninth day of the tour began with a trip to Ohana Cider House and Tropical Winery, for fruit and drink tasting. The couple who owned the winery had moved to Queensland for a simpler life and they showed us around their proud creation. Our noses were treated with lemon and aniseed myrtle and … More The Big Walkabout Part Three – North East Queensland

The Big Walkabout Part Two – South East Queensland

It was day four of The Big Walkabout, and having just completed an exciting morning of surfing, (and leg breaking for one unfortunate member of the group; we all seriously admired her bravery as she continued, albeit hobbling, on the tour with us) it was time to drive two hours to our next destination; Byron […]

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Serengeti, Falls and Cape Part Eleven – South Africa

Namibia It was our final day in this astonishing country, as today we were crossing the border from Fish River Canyon into Orange River, South Africa. Before reaching the border we came across an Aloidendron dichotomum, or “quiver tree”, Namibia’s national tree. They grow for up to 100 years and their nickname comes from the … More Serengeti, Falls and Cape Part Eleven – South Africa