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Trams, Crepes & the 12 Apostles

Trams, Crepes, the 12 Apostles and Federation Square, a weekend in Melbourne was not enough! Comparing Melbourne and Sydney is difficult because the two cities are so different; each is unique and has its own atmosphere but it was very easy to see why many Australians recommend a trip to Melbourne. Last weekend we got [...]

Find Your Mojo

Last weekend we spent our time in Crescent Head at Mojo Surf Camp and it was one of the best experiences of my life. To begin with, the beach was all ours, and I mean for over 10 or so miles, it was completely deserted and private. Every morning that we walked along the beach [...]

We feel so grown up…

This past week has flown by and I can hardly believe it’s already Sunday morning. Most of us have started our internships now or at least had an interview, and this coming week will be the first full week for us. I had an interview at Red Agency on Tuesday morning and I immediately fell [...]

We’re Down Under!

So it has been almost a week now since we left the states for the land down under, and I have felt every emotion possible in the last 5 days. The flights were long but most of us just slept and watched movies; I watched every available episode of modern family and snoozed for a [...]

One week from today…

It is incredible how fast the time has gone! A year ago I was talking with my parents about the Augustana in Australia program, and now I am starting to pack for the trip because we leave a week from today! I am extremely excited to begin this new journey in my life but I [...]