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Working in an outback Australian pub

Posted by on Jun 19, 2013 in About Jane, Australia, Solo Travel | 10 comments

Working in an outback Australian pub

We all pass through many places in our travels but how often do we stop and live somewhere completely different?  I ended up staying for nearly a year in a small (population 100) and remote town in Cape York, the far north of Australia and marvelled at how many interesting things happen in such a small community.  Having ridden nearly 4000 kilometres on my old trail bike I stopped to work at the pub in Laura.  Following is a few excerpts from my journal from that time (I’ve changed some of the names):

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