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Jun 11, 2001 - Billabong Sanctuary

First a lesson in Aussie lingo: A Billabong is a watering hole. We set off for a short trip, 18kl (kilometers) about 11 miles. We wanted to see some wonderful and mysterious Australian animals. The Billabong Sanctuary is somewhat like a zoo only it is where they take care of wounded or animals that might otherwise be destroyed. So early Monday morning I start driving south from Townsville, yes I said I am driving. Much to Rick's dismay, I do make him a little nervous, well, I make me a little nervous but I must practice. It is a beautiful...

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