Posts Tagged ‘waves’

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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Pancake (Drop Scone) Rocks

November 19, 2011 Leave a comment

Half way down the west coast, the strange formations known as pancake rocks become the main attraction; by a mixture of good planning and good luck, we arrive an hour before high tide and the sea swell is reasonably impressive. This combination meant we were treated to some pretty spectacular waves and blow holes in amongst the odd flat layered rocks.

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Deep Blue

September 18, 2011 2 comments

It would be wrong to go for so long without at least one reference to the beach, as we have been there virtually everyday. We borrowed Julia’s camera and had some fun.

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