Apart in Perth

5 August to 8 August 2002 While we were in Perth, I spent a few days apart from Susie and the girls for the first time in over three months. While they took some time to look around Perth, I attended a workshop at Curtin University that had been organised by a former colleague at…

Perth to Fremantle

2 August—4 August 2002 After our first night in Dalkeith, Ruby and Clare played with the Drake-Brockman boys whilst Susie and I helped Geoff and Penelope prepare for a party that they were throwing at their house that night.  The only time I got to talk to Geoff was when we were out running errands…

Dunsborough to Perth

31 July—1 August 2002 Our last full day in Dunsborough was largely a service day. Susie and I had to take the car in to town to get air and oil filters fitted.  Whilst we were waiting we went shopping to buy ingredients for a roast dinner that evening.  We also went to the post…