Australia at last – a quick summary in pictures

This, in case you were wondering, is where I disappeared to in September/October. Flew to Australia but stopped off in Hong Kong en route…

Hong Kong Skyline

Hong Kong Skyline at Night

Meanwhile in Melbourne…

First Kookaburra

Mother Earth - William Rickett's Sanctuary

Tasmania (we stayed in Freycinet)…

First Wombat - big buggers ('bout the size of a Labrador) Expected Rabbit size...

the obligatory Kangaroo - complete with "Joey"


Maria Island - "Painted Cliffs"

Hazards Beach

Hazards Bay

Back on the Mainland…

Otway National Park - Walking among the Rain Forest Tree Tops

Sydney – the pretty one…

Street Art Festival - This is "Yarnbombing" (all coloured panels knitted)

Sydney - Street Art ("Art & About") - They were still working on this one...

there's a revolving restaurant at the top of this tower which I never got to eat in...

Sydney - Botanic Gardens

Obligatory Opera House, Harbour Bridge...

Last serious walk (to “Eagle Rock”) of the trip was most spectacular

yer actual "Eagle Rock" though I agree with my sister. Looks more like a tortoise...

Wave carved Rocks 300 feet above current Sea Level