So I need to address this for posterity sake, although not totally sure where to begin. This is a year that no one is going to forget. We've watched in awe as what seemed to be an "other" problem, one unlikely to impact us to wham! It is here with a vengeance. It seemed Canada reacted much more quickly than here in Australia with school closures, stores closing, borders closing and the insanity just seems to continue. It was such a shock to see schools back home ...
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Phew! Finally feeling better and in good timing too, Long weekend, means a getaway and we're heading to the Grampians in Halls Gap. Lovely little mountainous area, great hikes, and beautiful views. The pinnacle hike was Saturday and it was hike, we started great but there were some steep stretches. After we hit a little brewery in town for some food and drink. Sunday meant a hike to Mackenzie Falls and the Venus baths. We attempted to go to the cultural centre to...
Another weekend away! About 4 hours is the Riverland, so with a couple other families/exchange people we headed out. Liz and Tyne, proud parents of Pippa (black lab) allowed us to babysit for bit of the weekend! A much needed puppy fix. Did some short hikes, found some flies, went out on the SUP and giant water cycle, had a few bevies, a few laughs...all in all a good weekend! Much thanks to the Mitchells for including us in this fun!
Heading out we decided to stop at some of the unusual spots along the way! We found the giant koala complete with petting zoo, next was the Pink Lake. Further was the land rover on a pole and of course a stop at the Windmill cafe, finally the big olive. There was lots of farms and nothingness and then some small towns. It was a good day for a drive,
Needing to get better at more regular updates! Port Adelaide was a trip with the exchange folks - we all went out on a dolphin cruise. Nice enough cruise, cool to see a bunch of dolphins. Despite not feeling the best, it was a fun day. Afterwards we went and met my mom's cousin living in Adelaide. Neila and Rhena had us over, it was interesting to meet them and here some stories. That following week didn't bode so well for me- trip to a clinic and 1 visit to ER f...