The essence of a great breakfast (and how vital to execute a splendid Melbourne walk…) – Part 2

  … After crossing Princes Bridge I headed for the Royal Botanic Gardens. I passed by the yachting clubs on the river banks and entered the gardens. It was a serene atmosphere. Entering the garden made a big impression to me. The noise-trained ear was not used to such a noise-less environment. I walked south…

Diving in the Great Barrier Reef –

The twin engine plane was approaching from the South as we were getting ready to land at Cairns airport. A great 2,5-week trip Down Under that had started at Sydney and had continued through Brisbane at Fraser island, was to include Cairns and a three day boat diving in the Great Barrier Reef before finishing…