Darwin trip – part 2

Okay, so here’s the summary of what else Dan and I got up to in Darwin. In no particular order: we saw two more movies – Spectre and Mockingjay part 2… I made him go to the opening midnight showing of that πŸ˜‰

I learned how to drive an ambulance and then the next day we went for a volunteer duty at Hidden Valley racetrack… the vehicle I drove was much the same as the Ambulance pictured… except green instead of red and said “First Aid Services.” It was a chill day… and the best part was that they fed us huge hot dogs smothered in cheese, onions, and bacon. Yuh-um. Then after we got back and started washing the vehicle that boy thought for some reason it was okay to spray his superintendent with the hose… (once he had it turned off I dumped the soapy water bucket on him… so he got his. Haha. That’s what you get, boy! πŸ˜‰ )

We also went to the Defence of Darwin museum and the national museum and art gallery. We went bowling with some colleagues for a little friendly competition… but we were super tired by that time so we didn’t stay too long.

What else… hmmm… Oh yeah, we went to the volunteer awards at the parliament house. I had four people from my division nominated for a few different awards and one of them won in their category – Yaay! Afterwards several of us went out for dinner… it was a good time πŸ™‚ At one point I bought the girliest, pink and whipped cream cocktail and had the bar tender take it to Dan and had him say “Compliments of the lady over there” HAHAHA…

I think that’s it for the most part… Oh wait… here’s a pic of us at the awards:




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