THANKS A LOT TO ALL FRIENDS DOWN UNDER!!!!
YOU MADE OUR JOURNEY TO A PLEASURE! AGAIN!
LOVE YA!!!! HOPE TO SEE YA' SOON....
pictures are a mix of mine and Charlotte's.
Charlotte's pictures are "marked" Ac and number. It can be seen by right-clicking.
At the airport in Singapore
Sunrise over Australia
IN WOODSTOCK, NSW
On the train to Woodstock, on our
way to Pauline & Pete, Tapua kennels
Blaxland, on the way to Woodstock
A couple of the nice Tapua lab girls :)
Another creature, not so nice - in
the shower - a whitetail spider. Brrrr...
Three of the girls. To the right:
"excercise" pen for pups :)
Visiting Cowra War Memorial Centre.
Beautiful place, but not as nice story behind it...
Somewhere on the way...
Walking in Woodstock
A dead baby brownsnake...
Yes, Newhamns lane!
Hotel and bar
After work! Thanks for the drinks
With Pauline & Pete,
by Wyangala dam
Resting in the shade. Kangaroos are
Tapua Heeni Te Anna riding
in the back. She is tied to a short chain, so she can't fall over. She enjoyed
On the raceway in ???? with Pauline
At Lee-Annes, Suthenskys kennels - Brisbane, QLD
This is "Lani" - out of
"Jasper" - a nice and
"Phoenix" - sooooo
look-a-like mum "Tammy"!!!!!!
Litte "Saxon" :)
At a show -
Queensland Puppy of the Year
was qualified :)
In the neighbourhood of Lee-Anne's
A Jakaranda tree
At Mandy's and Bill's, Callicoma kennels - Grafton, NSW
On the driveway for a walk. The
kelpie-girls are Capella & Whist.
We live here too :)
And we also - the cute donkeys :)
And I.... This is a huntsman - not
dangerous, but BIG!
Helloooo!!! Four of the Callicoma
kelpies in their big yard
The cookaburra - waiting for a
piece of meat
Sweet "Wattle" - Tacker's
mum! One of my favourites <3
Callicoma Liqourice. Nice and
Callicoma the Prince....?!
All the Jakaranda trees were in
bloom and Grafton had the Jakaranda Festival when we were there :)
A Jakaranda flower close up -
in obedience with nice people and dogs!
A spectator ;-)
On the way to Yamba beach with Mandy
An Eastern Grey Kangaroo
A LOT of Flying Foxes!!!!
At the ferry - going over Grafton
At the beautiful
Actually it is Grafton River meeting the ocean here. Warm, salty & nice!!! Loved it!!!
A blubber :)
An Illawarra flame tree
In the kitchen, with hungry dogs
Tracking with Whist
Gordon, the Asian House Gecko :)
On the flight to Cairns
An Island and the Great Barrier Reef
In Kuranda, visiting the Zoo and the Market
In Kuranda we also met "Fitzroy", "Tacker's" brother, and his owner Stephen.
Nice to meet you both!!!! Thanks for coming!
A Red bellied black snake
At Jan Bradley's place in Kuranda, Far North QLD
On the way up to Kuranda - lookout
Jan gave me a real fright.... A
plastic snake! NASTY WOMAN!!!!!!!!! Not nice, but she did not know HOW scared I
am. Now she knows.......
A pic from Jan's front
A birds nest
Jan's lovely, old "Barron"
Mmmmmm.... Bloody Mary's
On the way to Fitzroy Island
In the rainforest at Fitzroy Island
The beach at Fitzroy
Soon back in Cairns - mangrove
swamps - beautiful but dangerous...
On the way to
Jan Shaw in Millaa-Millaa, Mountainmist kennels
A stop by Lake Barrine
Our resort in Millaa-Millaa,
Down by the river, looking for
platypus's!!! We did not see any...
On the way back from the river
On tour with Jan, Nitro & Maggie
"Nitro" - AUSTCH Lorroy
On the Run - interesting game!!!
A nice visit too
Views from a look-out in Misty
At Jan's in Millaa-Millaa
Nitro, Rosie & Bobby?
Got it! Nitro I think?
Here is the reason why we stayed at
Riversong Retreat instead of Jan's.... This girl came in one week after we left.
Came in the morning and left for dinner - yeah, great.... Not the first visitor
Pic's from Jan's lovely garden!
Dogs is one of Jan's hobbies,
gardening the other!!
Very nice kennels for the dogs!
They get a walk each morning and afternoon. And also help Jan with the gardening
during the days ;-)
"Meg", not sharp, but
Sweet, old "Maggie"
After one day back in Kuranda - next stop was Darwin
On the way to Lake Alexander &
The Mangrove Boardwalk
Lake Alexander - fresh water and no
Beside/under the Mangrove Boardwalk. No salties ( crocs ) in sight - thanks ;-)
Lake Alexander. Swim or not swim?
It's only over the road for the crocs....
On the way out to Kakadu N.P.
A big termite mould
The land that is all flooded in the
wet season - not sharp - photo from the bus.
South Alligator River
Norlangie Rock - where Crocodile
Dundee was recorded
On the boat at Yellow Waters
A big saltie...
Hmmmm.... Small boat - big crocs....
A King Fisher
Drying the wings
Well, my bed at Royal Darwin
I was sick and dried out in a few hours - from the wok the night before? - the day we should leave Darwin for Sydney and the flight home the day after. So I stayed here for 5 days. Charlotte had to got home. Not so funny end of the journey...
Thanks to SOS International - they re-booked the flights back home for me without any trouble :)
Royal Darwin Hospital.
Many Australian men let their moustaches grow in November - for "supporting" men that have prostata cancer.
MORE WILL COME! Waiting for more pictures from Charlotte.