This Adventurous Age

Adventures travelling and working around Australia.

2003 Travels September 15

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We were in no hurry to get up this morning, having slept soundly through a night free of noise from generators, other campers and civilization in general.

I’d been a bit silly and left my shoes outside the tent. This morning, one was inhabited by a little frog. I was fortunate that the inhabitant was something so innocuous. The frog was fortunate that I discovered it before putting the shoe on.

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The bait net that John had put in the river yesterday afternoon now contained some small fish.

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Getting bait

We lazed around the camp all day. It was very hot and we were not motivated to do much, except watch the river go by.

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Outlook from camp

John tried some fishing, and actually caught dinner!

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Black bream for tea

It was just great to laze about, knowing that our time was now our own.

We saw no one, heard no one. There was just peace.

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Plant growth in the river

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