Falling on midsummer day people often assume, quite wrongly incidentally, that my birthday is always hot and sunny – however, they’d be right this year because the thermometer is hitting 26 degrees today! Can there be a better place to spend your birthday than here at the Esplanade lagoon in Cairns?
We’re settling into OZ in the only way that seems appropriate – in the sunshine by the water! We’ve bought t-shirts and shorts, and even water pistols in an attempt to stay cool. New Zealand was hardly cold but this is heaps better. More tales to come as we start our Australian adventure.