So, I say farewell to my fabulous host Ali at Manuel Towers, she’s very sweet and puts out a mini Christmas cracker for me!! I will take that with me I think. Another wonderful breakfast and then I hit the road off to Perth… well Fremantle to get the ferry to Rottnest (Rotto as they … More Jump around!
I get up early and its already windy, lovely and sunny, clear skies! Perfect. So I do a little run (not too far!) to warm up the old muscles and use the beach gym as well so that I am nicely warmed up before I head off for kite lessons. I nice hearty breakfast courtesy … More Its Windy, lets go fly a Kite…
So once again its the early morning 4am cockrell wake up call, I do my best to sleep through it as long as I can but 5.30am is my limit. I want to make an early start anyway so that I can drop off the two people I have been travelling with for the last … More Farewell to Farm life, hello again Manuel Towers
So, farm life… blimey, whats with the flippin’ cockerel at 4am… I can see why the Airbnb didn’t invest in blackout blinds, lets face it the cottage would need sound proofing too!! so basically from 4am, light dozing only until just getting up at 6am and a leisurely preparation to head into town for 8am … More Margaret River at its best
So, 7am its out and on the road for a quick drive to Denmark and Greens Pool, to be honest this spot is amazing (last year I made it for sunset which is a must!) and somewhere it would be easy to spend the day, as long as you have insect repellent!! Sand flies are … More Albany to Margaret River
So with a really early start under my belt, 7am I hit the road to get to Albany. There are a few places en route to check out but the first one is 4hrs away Bremer Bay. That is just a straight drive through national park roads to get there, I make good time arriving … More Esperance to Albany
So, one of the pitfalls of travelling with others (and why solo travel is something I prefer by far)…. the indecision situation! So yesterday, a few back and forth’s about what to do and a lot of things that weren’t happening in Esperance because, well, its not quite busy season and not enough tourists to … More Last day in Esperance