Meeting at the airport

Meeting at the airport

 

First walk on the beach

First walk on the beach

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In September 2013, we met Paul and Ella (brother and sister-in-law) in Cairns to experience the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest.  Such a beautiful area.

 

Parasailing in Cairns

Parasailing in Cairns

 

Rocky shore

Rocky shore

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pier in Palm Cove

Pier in Palm Cove

 

Lisa with wombat

Lisa with wombat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steve with parrot

Steve with parrot

 

 

 

 

While we were there we took the cable car up the mountain to the town of Kuranda, and  enjoyed the local wildlife.

 

 

 

 

The Daintree River

The Daintree River

 

The Croc

The Croc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After that week in Palm Cove, we drove north to Port Douglas, then on into the Daintree Rainforest were we stayed three nights at the Daintree Village BnB, high on a bluff overlooking the Daintree River.

Beside the Daintree River

Beside the Daintree River

 

Massive tree roots

Massive tree roots

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Then we headed back down to Cairns and had to say good-bye.  Such a beautiful trip.

The ropes course

The ropes course

 

Beach

Beach

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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