Subject: RE: visiting australia - want advise
To: Greg 'groggy' Lehey <>
From: Berndt Josef Wulf <>
List: regional-au
Date: 10/14/2005 09:48:41
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[]On Behalf Of Greg 'groggy' Lehey
Sent: Friday, 14 October 2005 9:29 AM
To: Matthias Drochner
Subject: Re: visiting australia - want advise

On Thursday, 13 October 2005 at 16:41:30 +0200, Matthias Drochner wrote:
>> said:
>>> Make sure to find time to come to the Adelaide Hackers' Barbecue on 26
>>> December!
> I'll try - hope it fits in.
>>> there's nothing wrong with Perth
>> This doesn't sound enthusiastic:-)
> Sorry, it wasn't intended that way.  It's just that spending half your
> time there is probably a little unbalanced.
>>> A lot depends on what you're looking for.
>> I definitely enjoy nature more than big cities.  (Personally I'm not
>> opposed to serious hiking, but my fellows didn't like the idea when
>> I brought this up.)  Coastal areas are good, mountains too, all
>> that...
> No mountains in Australia :-)  It's pretty flat here; the highest
> mountain is less than 3000 m high.  You may like the High Country in
> Eastern Victoria, though.

This is still higher then "Zugspitze" in Germany and a tad smaller then
Mount Blanc :-)

cheerio Berndt