And here I am as fresh as the two apples they confiscated me at customs. Yep, this is an island with very rare and fragile species that need to be protected from the two European Red Delicious Blonde was carrying!
I've had my first (and last) Vegemite sandwich, the Aussie equivalent to peanut butter sandwich: you gotta be born eating it to like it. Apart from that, Brisbane is just another anglo-saxon town, I tiny fragment of London, only with exotic trees and names ending in "oomba".
Am going to the conference now.