Australia is a desirable country in which to live, and for many people the dream is to come to live here. But Australia isn’t an idyllic paradise.
Like many countries, our politicians are hopeless. At times I think they just might just be some of the worst politicians in the world.
Sometimes we have really bad weather, at times I think it might just be some of the worst weather in the world.
Those of us who live in Australia still have to earn money, we still have to pay bills and we also have to pay our taxes. And Australia will not cure your back pain.
That said, it is still a great place to live. And the best way to continually remind yourself of that, is to enjoy this country’s natural beauty. A couple of weeks ago we did that when we went to Moreton Island.
Those of you who read my post called Our Moreton Island Weekend and watched the video, will know that our first attempt at having a helicopter tour around the island didn’t quite work out.
The helicopter wouldn’t start!
You will also know that we went back the next day and successfully took to the air. Here’s a sneak preview of how that looks, but you’ll see a lot more in the video that is coming up….
Yes, our Moreton Island weekend was one of those occasions that reminded us exactly why we moved to Australia and why we love it here so much.
As the late great Bill Hicks said, “It’s just a ride…..”