Posts Tagged ‘butterflies’

STOP PRESS – Could the Australians be a rude nation?

December 27, 2011 2 comments

Apologies to those nice friendly Australians, of whom there are many with a great big G-DAY MATE, HOWZ IT GOIN,– but Australia rates as our least friendly place so far, and by some margin. We were really surprised because of their reputation. We have tried playing a new game of “shock the Aussie” by saying hello to them in public. They cough, splutter, squeak, and occasionally manage a g’day; very funny.

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Clump Point Arachnid Adventure

December 10, 2011 2 comments

As part of our “explore Mission Beach without a car” campaign, we headed down the footpath aiming for the jetty on the far side of clump point. Being right next to the place we were staying, we were not expecting much drama – and we were not expecting to see the venomous spiders the size of your fist.

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