Hello Perth

Jakkie writes….. We made it to Perth and what a shock to the system that was! We were used to driving on just one deserted straight road and the further south we drove, the busier and more complicated the roads seemed to get. Wealth was obvious in the cars that passed us, no longer were…

Dr Who or the Pinnacles?

Jakkie writes…… The pinnacles are strange limestone stalagmite structures that rise out of the sandy floor like termite hills that have been frozen in time. They are situated in the southern end of Western Australia, so glen and I payed them a visit on our way to Perth.  At first we thought we had arrived…

Monkey Mia Magic!

  Jakkie writes……. As I was paddling in the sea, a dolphin swam right up to me, turned its head to the side to get a good look at me, then sped off to catch a fish! That was just one of the magical moments spent in Monkey Mia, a National Park in WA dedicated…

Going Wild On Our Birthdays

Jakkie writes…….. It was our birthdays last month, Glen’s birthday just so happens to fall on the day after mine (which to be honest I sometimes resent because he takes the limelight away from MY special day!) We didn’t have internet, phone coverage, friends or family to talk to. We didn’t open any presents or…

Getting close to true nature together in Western Australia

Glen wrote…….. This morning, in the intimate proximity of the metal box we call home, I asked Jakkie if she was okay.  “I was until you started annoying me,” she said. “When was that,” I responded with loving concern, “1993?”  And we laughed, as we do every day, because forever is a long time without…