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Mar 19, 2005 - Tassie - Australia's South Island

After a short flight from Melbourne with the Australian equivalent of SleazyJet, JetStar, we got to Hobart and the Pickled Frog Backpackers around mid-afternoon. As we had left our rain coats in Cairns and the forecast was for rain, the first stop was town to purchase replacements. Our first day in Hobart, we picked up our rental car, a rather nice Grandad-mobile in the form of a Mitsubishi Lancer. To cap it all, it was an automatic which made the hills a nightmare to climb! We headed straight out to Port Arthur, site of one of Australia's...

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