Monthly Archives: October 2010

I’m getting in first!!

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Ok my turn!! I have not posted for a while as Craig usually gets up earlier than the rest of us (surprising I know) and sits quietly posting about the previous days adventures. The only way I can post about …

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WWW

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Well I always thought that WWW stood for World Wide Web, or when referring to a place, the Wild Wild West, but as it turns out it stands for the Wild Western Wind!!! I just checked the BOM site and …

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Cervantes and The Pinnacles

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Well yesterday we battled the wind and a little rain to make it to Cervantes, not far from the Pinnacles Desert in the Nambung National park. We booked into The Pinnacles Caravan park in Cervantes for two nights, although after …

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Heading North

What a wild final night in Perth. Didn’t get much sleep last night as the weather howled and shook the van to pieces. We had packed most of the outside of the van yesterday in preparation for leaving today, and …

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Grandfather’s Birthday

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Yesterday we celebrated Grandfather’s Birthday with a family lunch at Serpintine Dam, a place where Grandma and Grandfather used to like to go for lunch. The Serpintine Dam is a reservoir supplying drinking water to Perth, and there is a …

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Rottnest

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Another fantastic day in WA, and some new experiences for the girls. They had both their first Bus and Boat rides!! We got picked up from the caravan park at about 9:30 on a mini bus that took us to …

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Matilda Bay Crawley

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Spent a great day today with the extended family celebrating Jasmine’s Birthday in the Matilda Bay Park in Crawley. Was a lovely spot down where the Swan and Canning rivers meet, in full view of the City of Perth. The …

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Catch up

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Well it’s been a few days since I have written so I thought I better do a quick catch up. The fact that I have downloaded some photos has jogged my memory. We have wanted to do so many touristy …

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Beach

Just took the kids for a walk down to the beach. Was a fair walk from the caravan park, but Tara made up for it by spotting a Blue Tounge Lizard. Went for a wander along the pier, then along …

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Farewell Grandfather

Was a long and emotional day today. We farewelled Grandfather. Was a lot more emotional than I thought it would be, I guess having been so busy preparing to get over here I hadn’t really had the opportunity to grieve …

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