Tuesday, October 11, 2011
AUSTRALIA - Canberra - Floriade - 6 October 2011
While on our cycle ride around Canberra, we stopped and visited the Floride festival.
There were a lot of flowers and they were all tastfully arranged in patterns that were more clearly visible from the ferris wheel. We had a good time tip toeing through the tulips.
In another part of the festival there was a bonsai exhibition. It must take a lot of time to produce the look they give. Enjoyable!
At Sydney again so I decided on a kayak along a part of Cooks River and Wolli Creek. It was a bit difficult finding a place to launch...
I woke early and drove with lights on so it was pretty early. I passed the beaches and there was enough light to see that it was an onshore ...
I had a great wander around this morning checking the surf in a number of spots - Wamberal Beach, Blue Lagoon, Shelley Beach, pelican Beach,...