Back in Sydney

After disembarking from the cruise, Shell, Ric, Peter & I booked into our accommodation, we have 2 nights in Sydney. We spent time walking around Darling Harbour, the Chinese gardens, lunched along the waterside, Shell & Ric took a ferry to Manly, Peter & I took a train to Redfern to lunch with Peter’s sister Carole & Costa, they have a amazing home & the lunch was awesome – thankx guys.

We dined that night with mates Jennelle & Darren who we worked with & met in Tasmania, always great to catch up with these guys somewhere in Australia. Had 4 days in Brissy before heading back to Darwin & Kununurra. Was really good to share a dinner with Peter’s girls unfortunately no Lisa but she is always in our heart & thoughts. Peter got to spend a little time with his grandies which is always a great experience for him, I spent time with my older, smaller sister Lesley & Al (her honeybun) & also my Jenna who is very pregnant & beautiful.

They have brolga’s in Sydney town.
Having lunch over looking Darling Harbour.
The Chinese Garden of Friendship located in Darling Harbour.
This critter was sunbaking on a rock.
Found lotz of critters in these beautiful gardens.
There are ‘dump’ birds (ibis) everywhere.
While walking around we passed many beautiful flowers.
Walked up a small hill & Peter decided to rest for a few minutes .
The Young Endeavour parked up at present.
Took a ferry from darling Harbour to Circular Quay.
Saw this Kangaroo Paw in someones front garden as we walked to Carole & Costa’s in Redfern
Carole ( Peter’s sister) at her beautiful home.
Costa sharing a beer with Peter.
Had dinner in Darling Harbour with great mates Darren & Jennelle – we met & worked together in Tasmania.
Shared a great dinner with Catherine & Greg.
Also Amy & Pat.
& of course the ‘grandies’ – Abigail & Tommy.
Common cactus flower – quite lovely, found in Jenna’s garden.

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