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Sydney to Brisbane

Domi­n­ique, Kat­rina and I left Sydney on another rainy day. The worst storm in 10 years had just hit the area and although we loved it in Sydney and at Benn’s place in Cronulla we all felt ready for a few days in the sun. We bought cheap sleep­ing bags, pil­lows, an air mat­tress and a pump for it, packed it all into Pump­kin and drove all the way up to For­ster, a tiny sleepy town about four hours north of Sydney. It might actu­ally be quite nice there dur­ing sum­mer, but in winter it is quite cold and there isn’t that much to do. Con­tinue read­ing



We have finally man­aged to buy a car. Her name is ‘Pump­kin’, she’s a Ford Fal­con and her birth­day is some­where in 1993. She’s actu­ally had to drive a fair bit in her life so far, but she seems to be quite defi­ant not to let it get her down. All in all we are happy with her and she’s been a bar­gain for 2500 AUD. Con­tinue read­ing

A Day Out On The Water In Sydney


The day after the Queen’s Birth­day the weather around Sydney was bril­liant, so Benn took us all out in his boat ‘Jack’. This is the video of our water ski­ing efforts. You would not believe how much your muscles can hurt after not even 30 minutes try­ing to stand up. Con­tinue read­ing