Just when they thought they were going on a road trip to visit the coastal city of Gold Coast this family must have turned left instead of right and look what happened! The smiling face on the bottom left says fun but not all the inhabitants of the car are convinced as they start to loop the loop. Here is the maximum card -
where one can see that the car number plate also says 'fun'. Next year's Commonwealth Games are here, well not at the funfair although I am sure we could think up a few sports.
1985: Classic Children's Books
Staying in Australia here are the gum nut babies or fairies, Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, the creation of May Gibbs (1877-1969) whose imagination was inspired by the Blue Mountain bushland and who ultimately introduced many people to Australian wildlife with the exploits of the gum nut babies in the bush. The blue haze from the eucalyptus oil rising in the air from Gum trees gave the Blue Mountains their name. The Snugglepot and Cuddlepie books are part of Australian childhood and they have never been out of print.