Monthly Archives: December 2018


Australia 27 December

Not counting the days anymore. Feels like times goes too quickly if you count the days. Make the days count 😉 The meteorologists predicted a scorcher with temperatures in the forties. We decided for a […]


Australia day 11

Day 10 was Christmas Eve, our day of Christmas celebration with julbord and snaps. A bit strange when it’s 34°C in the shade outside. Before the julbord we drove to the beach and had a […]


Australia day 9

A perfect Adelaide day. Sky is blue and the temperature went from 23° in the morning to nearly 30° in the afternoon. Went in to Adelaide Central Market to do some shopping. It is a […]


Australia day 8

The drive from Hay to Adelaide is about 650 km, most of them passing through nothing. The Hay Plains are dead flat and feel almost surreal. Tried to capture the feeling with camera but it […]


Australia day 7

We picked up brother Pete from his home in Hazelbrook and pointed the Kia van west towards Adelaide. The plan was to drive down off the mountains on to the Hay Plains and spend the […]


Australia day 6

When we woke up this morning the fog had cleared and it was beautiful and sunny. Breakfast on the porch of our Airbnb listening to the cockatoos screeching, the magpies warbling and a whole bunch […]


Australia day 5

348 years after Captain Cook stepped on to Botany Bay it was our turn to meander around Australias largest city. Packed up our stuff from the Airbnb in Chippendale and parked the Kia van in […]


Australia day 4

Woke up in the “Summer House” in Possum Brush to the sound of Magpies and Kookaburras. Enjoyed fresh mangoes and coffee on the porch for breakfast.  Packed our stuff in the car and headed down […]


Australia day 3

Woke up on Stella to another warm but wet morning. Michael, Nicolina and Pontus took off in the dingy in search of fresh prawns from the local fishermen but they were out of luck. Deb […]


Australia day 2

Warm and humid night aboard Stella but we all slept pretty well anyway. Warm and overcast this morning. Started the day with a fantastic breakfast with fresh mangoes, yogurt, toast and espresso coffee. A dip […]


Australia day 1

Day  0 The alarm rang at half past 3 in the morning. Our fantastic neighbour Peter dropped us at Landvetter Airport for the first leg to Frankfurt. It was pitch dark and a couple of […]