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MONA – Museum of Old and New Art

“I would recommend anyone to fly from anywhere around the world just to come to MONA for at least one day.” – Ben Jarvis, exceedingly excited having just seen the ‘poo machine’ fed and poo within three hours of each other. We had allocated an entire day to MONA, the first day after arriving in Tasmania […]

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South Coast NSW

After leaving Newcastle, we spent a few short days around Terrigal, Avoca Beach and Copacabana north of Sydney before heading to the city for the weekend to visit friends. We drove into Sydney’s northern beaches on Friday afternoon, working our way from Narrabeen to Manly before finding our secret pozzie for the weekend. A big […]

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Newcastle

My memories of Newcastle are of family holidays to visit our Australian aunts, uncles, cousins and grandparents. I was taken out of school during the cold, wet, windy New Zealand winter and flown across to what I considered a wonderfully warm, sunny place where I had no second thoughts about diving into the Tasman sea […]

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Port Macquarie to Boomerang Beach

          We left Crescent Head early and headed south to our next destination, Port Macquarie. On the advice of a man at the pub, we chose to take the shorter route via Maria River Road that ran parallel to the highway minus the ten extra kilometres further inland to get to the […]