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Our Final Days in Australia

Next up in Adelaide was a day out in the country (Tuesday April 12th). This time it was “all about Jim” as the emphasis was on smaller operations in the fruit industry. But first was a stop at Mt. Lofty … Continue reading

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Learning and Exploring in Adelaide

Our final leg of this journey takes us where it all began, Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia. It was quite a change coming from the hot Northern region to coastal fall weather. We went our separate ways to … Continue reading

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Sports in Australia

Australians love their sports.  Pick up any daily and the front page invariably has a huge picture of yesterday’s match or event. Based on attendance figures, their top two sports are Australian Rules Football and horse racing. We were lucky … Continue reading

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Team Hits The Ground Running

After the long flights down here from Kelowna and Yakima, the Rotary District 5060 Vocational Training Team (VTT) went to work almost immediately. We were warmly greeted at the beautiful Adelaide Airport by study exchange coordinator Jacqui Atyeo and VTT … Continue reading

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The Countdown Begins

This month, a small group of Canadians and Americans will venture ‘down under.’ We are a Vocational Training Team sponsored by Rotary International District 5060, which stretches 550 miles from Prosser, WA to Clearwater B.C. The two-nation district has 59 … Continue reading

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