Tuesday 11th March 2014, 483klms / 300 miles:
Bill and I are on the road again, and this time, the Blue Beast stays behind. It is the wheels on the Red Dwarf that go around and around on this trip:
So we say ‘goodbye’ to sunny Wollongong, just as a car ship is coming into port, but they do that everyday, so, what the heck! We are off on another exploration of what NSW has to offer.
Our first destination is to our friends at Harrington, where we will stay two nights. I have written about this area before at:
https://garrulousgwendoline.wordpress.com/tag/harrington/ and https://garrulousgwendoline.wordpress.com/tag/laurieton/ (If another WordPress user can tell me how to just make those links ‘here’ and ‘here’ I would appreciate that).
We in the southern hemisphere have just entered autumn. Our summer was rather ordinary, and now, suddenly, the skies have turned blue and the days are stunning. Here are a few photographs from our strolls around Harrington and nearby Crowdy Head, and also a little photo story of the local pelicans. You will notice the white patches under every light post on the jetty, and looking up, you will notice that pelicans sit on each post – – – – imagine, the island of Nauru, is completely made up of phosphate, aka, bird poo …