Category: thoughts

Carnarvon Satellite Dish

Western Australia’s contribution to the moon landing

Western Australia has a direct link to the moon landing: In Carnarvon, a satellite tracking station fed data to NASA from 1964 to 1975. Read More

Slip, Slop, Slap – sun protection in Australia

Sun protection is a really big issue in Australia. With the slogan “Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide”, people learn about it from a young age. Read More

Port Denison

Only 60km south of Geraldton we stopped at Port Denison. A small fishing village situated between the coast and the Irwin River. Read More


We are back in Geraldton and this time we spend the night on the free 24h parking at the harbour. Read More

The native greeting

“It’s the native greeting” said the man who approached me, grinning. He referred to the gesture we both made, trying to swap away the flies in front of our faces. Read More

A whole different beast

“The sun is a whole different beast here”, the Australians say. And right they are! Read More

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