Life in Sydney

Better late than never – So they say! My life really has been non-stop since the moment we stepped foot into Sydney! Not only did I have my interview on the day of our arrival – I was also successful & commenced my new job just 5 days later; therefore I had a relatively short time […]

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Sailing the Whitsunday Islands

We’ve all seen the pictures of Whitehaven Beach; but in this day and age, can we trust a ‘beautiful’ photo anymore? That was my opinion before we arrived… I never actually expected it to look better to the naked eye.

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A ‘Whitsunday’ Christmas

Well, Christmas has been everything we expected and more! Everyone says that Christmas just isn’t the same in hot weather… and of course to some extent it is very different to a magical London Christmas experience – but nonetheless, its been perfect! I am a lover of all things beachy, so a Christmas on Airlie […]

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So Far on Airlie Beach

I actually think that from spending our first 4 months in the rural areas of Australia, I forgot just how beautiful other parts of this country really are. You kind of lose yourself in that ‘farming’ way of life, and I started to believe that is what the rest of this country was going to be about. […]

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Our Australian Farm Work Experience – Review

So… Finally… Our farm work journey is OVER! What. An. Experience.  Did I enjoy it? Most of it. Would I do it again? Probably not. Thinking about it, we are seriously grateful for the experience that we were given. We were two of the very lucky few who were able to walk straight into farming work which was paid hourly and not by […]

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