Subject: Re: visiting australia - want advise
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Greg 'groggy' Lehey <>
List: regional-au
Date: 10/14/2005 10:34:04
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On Friday, 14 October 2005 at 10:43:49 +1000, Simon Burge wrote:
> "Berndt Josef Wulf" wrote:
>> On Thursday, 13 October 2005 at 16:41:30 +0200, Matthias Drochner wrote:
>>>> said:
>>> 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 :-)
> I'm afriad Grog might have overstated our flat land a little bit too
> much.  :-)  Saying Kosciuszko is "less than 3000m high" is a bit like
> saying I'm less than 8 foot high.  Kosciuszko is only 2228m high.

Sorry, playing the old programmer's trick of "if you can't remember
exactly, play it safe" :-)

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