Monthly Archives: November 2015

28th November – Mount Wellington and MONA

It’s yet another hike this morning as we’re picked up bright and early to head towards Mt. Wellington.  We’ve had to say goodbye to Jerry whose going to see a sick friend in Melbourne, and are instead greeted by Brett, … Continue reading

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27th November – Port Douglas

We lost some of our group last night as we head into the day tour portion of the trip. However, I still had the majority of my posse as we headed out of Hobart at 7:30 and towards Port Arthur. … Continue reading

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26th November – Wineglass Bay

Well, the wind that threatened to rip the roof off our hostel has finally died down. The weather’s still not fantastic, but its looking marginally better as we drive off. The first stop today is a beach that is ranked … Continue reading

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25th November – Bay of Fires and Bicheno

Sadly, when we wake up we realise the weather has managed to chase us from Cradle Mountain. Its raining every so lightly and the wind is picking up, so I have to quickly rethink my wardrobe. Our first stop is … Continue reading

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24th November – Cradle Mountain

It’s a pretty awful morning when we wake up. It’s raining and the temperature is pretty low. Things don’t get much better when we end up being half an hour late for leaving when 3 members of our group don’t … Continue reading

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November 23rd – Gordon River

Despite our fears, thanks to the heater in our room we weren’t cold at all this night. In fact the lot of us had trouble staying cool! As a result we all ended up being awake much earlier than intended, … Continue reading

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22nd November – Tasmania Ultimate 8

The bus pickup was listed as 7-7.15am, so come 6:55 I was downstairs and ready, as was another gentleman.  However, I discovered later that Under Down Under seem to expect their bus to pick up EVERYONE in that 15 minute … Continue reading

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