Next stop – Kosciuszko National Park in Summer.

I’ve spent many years skiing at the various resorts in Kosciuszko National Park, yet had not seen it in the summer. I seized the opportunity. The park has many free camps (although you have to pay $17 a day to enter the park – unless you have a yearly pass).  Ok, it wasn’t sunshine, it rained on and off the days I was there.  However … Continue reading Next stop – Kosciuszko National Park in Summer.

‘I love a sunburnt country…’ – Heading South!

‘My Country’ Ok, Australia is a huge continent. Cut out the map and place it over Europe, it will cover the countries from Ireland to Turkey! AND we have just about weather condition. Arid hot deserts to rugged snow country. Lush tropical rainforests to balmy beaches (we have over 11,000 of them) Surrounded by a few oceans and contains rivers filled with an abundant of fish. … Continue reading ‘I love a sunburnt country…’ – Heading South!

Watego Beach, Australia – Majestic – Pristine – Pure Australia!

Australia has over 11,000 beaches and Watego Beach is one of those that takes your breath away.  Situated in the Byron Bay area near the Light House which beacons Australia’s most easterly point. Swim, surf, lay on the sand, explore the rocks, whatever you want to do – just enjoy its splendour. After wearing winter clothing for the past six months in Ireland’s summer, it was a blessing to soak … Continue reading Watego Beach, Australia – Majestic – Pristine – Pure Australia!