• Beach at Freycinet National Park, Tasmania
    Australia

    Hiking the Freycinet Circuit

    I finished my first trimester studying nursing at the University of Tasmania and had three weeks to fill. Obviously, I wanted to include some hiking in that. As I didn’t want to finance…

  • Australia

    Moving to Launceston

    We were planning on going back to New Zealand and finishing the Te Araroa this year, but COVID-19 obviously got in the way of that. I get very frustrated when I’m not achieving…

  • Ingham floods
    Australia

    Ingham Floods

    Ingham’s flooding again! Problems of building a town on a tropical floodplain. Dad excitedly shook me awake this morning and told me to look out of my window. This is what I saw:…

  • Australia,  Life

    A Quick Life Update

    I guess I haven’t been writing much lately so I’ll try and catch you up in this post. So, here’s what we’ve been up to this past three months. So, What Have we…

  • Australia

    Alice Springs to Melbourne

    After a six-week placement at the Alice Springs Hospital, mum has finally finished her nursing degree!!!!!!!! We picked her up from the hospital right after she’d finished her very last shift and started…

  • Australia

    The Henley-on-Todd Regatta

    Or should I just say the Henley-on-Todd parade? The Henley-on-Todd Regatta is the only dry river regatta in the world and is the only regatta ever cancelled because of wet weather. The funniest…

  • Australia

    2075 km Through the Outback

    Mum got a nursing placement in Alice Springs. So we drove from Townsville to Alice. She said it wasn’t far, only 2075 km (1290 miles). She’s not the one squished in the back…

  • Australia

    Crocodile!

    Holli and Asha came sprinting back to the van after going for a run along the river and told us that they’d seen a Crocodile! We got the bikes out and rode the…