Our Travels

Australia - Adelaide & Melbourne

Our Travels

Adelaide

Dinner on the train we took from Sydney to Adelaide.

Our Travels

Adelaide

Relaxing in the bar car after breakfast on the train.

Our Travels

Adelaide

View of the Outback from the train.

Our Travels

Adelaide

These are very large lily pads at a very good Botanical Gardens in town.

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Adelaide

Taking a picture of 'Mall's Balls' on a pedestrian-only street.

Our Travels

Adelaide

A joey hitching a ride at a wildlife park./p>

Our Travels

Adelaide

We spotted this koala up a tree in the woods. Eventually he climbed down the tree, crossed the path right in front of us....

Our Travels

Adelaide

.... and climbed another tree.

Our Travels

Adelaide

Birds at another wildlife preserve.

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Coonawarra

Just like in the Hunter and Barossa wine regions, not much green yet on the vines.

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Coonawarra

Lunch, this time in the Coonawarra wine region.

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Coonawarra

A waterfall we came across just off the highway after we left the Coonawarra wine region.

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Melbourne

Another waterfalls in a National Park on the way to Melbourne. The footbridge gives a perspective of how high it is.

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Melbourne

The city had modern office towers (shown here) down by the river and also older buildings closer to our hotel. Lots of outdoor cafes!

Our Travels

Melbourne

We took a two hour tour of the city on a tram that included a 3 course meal and all the wine we could drink. Very nice!