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Apr 5, 2006 - Hanging out with the flies in the Ozzie Outback

We got off the plane expecting immense heat (especially as in the plane all we could see was a red desert) but were pleasantly surprised to find the temperature a manageable 29 degrees. After finding some accommodation for the night we wandered into Alice Springs. Not much to tell about it really except we were suddenly struck by the amount of Aboriginals roaming about, most of which seemed to have alcohol in their hands or were pushing a pram! This is the first place where we've really seen large numbers and until now we really didn't...

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