In this month I have:
o eaten strange new foods (mostly junk)
o been proposed to by a German
o Swam in the ocean, twice
o swam with a penguin
o taken risks and had adventures
o inhaled vodka
o ran out the city center looking like a soccer team
o come together as part of a Pokémon themed morale booster
o been the black sheep at a toga party
o posted soul exposing drunken videos of myself
o seen koalas, kangaroos, echidnas, platypi (I don't care what anyone tells you that is what the plural should be called), various birds, wallabies flying foxes and lyre birds
o got a phone, lost a phone
o listened to the symphony by the river at sunset
o blacked out drunk
o seen Amanda Palmer and had her sign my chest
o written over 10,000 words in 20 blog posts
o and oh yeah, moved to Australia
It's not enough. This is not justification. I must make better use of my time.
In the coming month I plan to:
While on a road trip to go camping along Great Ocean Road:
o See the 12 Apostles
o Go body boarding
o hike through the jungle
o swim under a waterfall
o go to the lighthouse where they filmed Round the Twist
While in the Outback in Broken Hill:
o Tours of the Outback Flying Doctors Base and Daydream Silver Mine
o Exploration of Mungo National Park, a World Heritage-listed site
o Watching a spectacular sunset at the Outback Sculpture Park
o Visit to the mining ghost town of Silverton (now an artists colony)
o Experiencing life at a remote outback cattle and sheep station (Ranch)
o Camel rides
While on The One Fish Two Fish Trip with Extreme Adventures:
o Australia Zoo - Croc Feeding Show
o Party Cruise (inc. beer and wine)
o Night Bungy Jump and Party.
o AJ Hackett Bungy Swing
o Maxi Yacht Sailing in the Whitsunday Islands.
o 4 x 4 bus trip on Fraser Island.
o Pristine Fraser Island Lakes
o Full Day White Water Rafting the Tully River.
o 2 nights on a Tropical Island Resort.
o Whitehaven Beach.
o High speed ocean rafting adventure
o Rainforest and Waterfalls trip
o Great Barrier Reef trip to outer barrier reef on a luxury vessel.
o Scuba dive and snorkelling Great Barrier Reef.
While actually staying on campus:
o Start rehearsals for Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (Oh? Did I not tell you? I got part in a play =D Just a small one but it'll be good to get back around theatre people and the show promises to be very cool)
o Get a job and do well in school.
No problem, right?
This is going to be awesome.
There's no place like...