We rented a topless car and planned to sleep in it since all the accommodation was booked up for the night, but the it started raining and we had to attempt to drive with a tarp over the car and knew that there was no way we could sleep in the car if it was raining all night so as a last ditch effort when we stumbled upon a hostel accidentally we begged to see if there was anyway they could house us. The receptionist was from California too so he hooked us up and we got a bun
Don't have any photos from Cairns, sorry, there was a cyclone so couldn't do much of anything during the day. I met Roberta at Gilligans in Cairns and we decided to ditch the city and head down to Townsville and go to Magnetic Island the next day. Since the weather was nice we headed straight for the beach, getting in the water I was curious as to why the ground felt grassy, but with Roberta's encouragement I decided to keep swimming anyway. About five minuites later a local
Petra, Rachel, and I rented a car from Coolangatta Airport and drove an hour out into Springbrook National Park. Beautiful day filled with waterfalls, stunning plants, wildlife, and hummus (or as the Auzzies spell it hommos, weirdos).