Memories of "Down Under" -- Australia and New Zealand



On Saturday, June 1, 1996, my husband Bill and I boarded an airplane at the Birmingham, Alabama International Airport for a trip that had been two years in the planning -- a trip to Australia and New Zealand! Below are some of the memories we would like to share with you. Before embarking on our memories, we would like to thank the following people for their help in making our trip our success:

Australian Memories

New Zealand Memories


Click here to read about our second trip to Australia and New Zealand in December of 1997.

For more personal accounts of Australian travel, please go to this site:

Charles Buchanan's Australian Expedition. My son loves to travel as much as I do and has been to Australia twice.

If you have any comments or corrections concerning these pages, please send a message to Madeline Buchanan.

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