A to Z Challenge 2013

In 2012 I completed the A to Z challenge on my family history blog, writing about the places that are/were important to my family over the years (recent and distant).

In 2013 I decided to write about Australia’s northern regions with all their diverse sites. Even Aussies find much of this area quite different, even exotic sometimes. My introductory post is the “road map” of my plan for the A2Z 2013. Each post had two parts: the first a focus on a particular place I’ve visited together with photos and the second part was a hopefully humorous look at Australian colloquialisms.

Map for A to Z

This map shows the places we visited, and each post is listed below. (Thanks to Pete Denton, Writer for the idea to add these links as a separate page).

2013 A to Z Challenge: Travels through Australia’s North (what it’s all about)

A is for Arlee, Alice and Aussie-isms

B is for Berry Springs and the Berrimah Line

C is for Cooinda Touring

D is for dallying in Daly Waters and the Devil’s Marbles

E is for Echoes of War

F is for Fannie Bay Flying

Sunday Synopsis 7 April: A to Z

Take a gander at Geike Gorge (Djarnku)

H is for Humpty Doo-dling

I is for Indigenous Australians

J is jumping into Jabiru (Kakadu)

K causes a kerfuffle (Katherine Gorge, the Kimberley and Kalkaringi)

L is for a long reach into Queensland

Sunday Synopsis 14 April: A to Z Challenge

M is for Mindil and to market, to market

N is for Ningaloo Reef and Bucket Lists

O is for the Olgas (Kata Tjuta) and Open Gardens

P is for Purnululu National Park (Bungle Bungles)

Q is for El Questro and Queensland

R is for Roaming the Roadways (and Renner Springs)

Sunday (A to Z) Synopsis 21 April 2013

S is for Slithering, Snapping, Stinging and Scary

T is for Tropical Rainforests

Uluru will woo you (Ayers Rock)

V is for our valiant Indigenous Anzacs (also an Anzac Day challenge post)

W is for Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon)

X is for Art

Y is for Yellow Waters (Kakadu)

Z is for THE END (Zebedee Springs and Zebra Rock)

Passport to April

Reflections on A to Z 2013

A huge thank you to all those readers who toured with me. Here’s your passport stamp.

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