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Adelaide is Now Officially Bat Country

Bats… not just a few bats… thousands of bats. Adelaide isn’t used to having bats around. Until 2010, fruit bats weren’t even native to this part of Australia and that’s probably why people are still a bit freaked out. March always sees festival-goers crowd the Adelaide park lands, and for some of them, it’s the...

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Fishing and Crabbing at Thompson Beach, South Australia

Thompson Beach is 56 kilometres north of Adelaide… about an hour in the usual traffic. Follow Port Wakefield Road north then turn left to head through Dublin if you want to reach this little known spot on Gulf St Vincent.  It’s an interesting drive out through the green-housed ‘food bowl’ of Adelaide around Virginia then...

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