In order to get from Sydney to Perth we decided that we would forego the airports. We decided that we’re going to drive it. We’re going to take the highway all the way over to Perth. That is an estimated driving time of 42 hours.
42 hours is just the estimation of driving straight through. We’re not going to do that though, we’re going to sightsee along our way. It is a great opportunity to see different parts of our great country.
We’ll be stopping in all of the main cities, Melbourne, Adelaide, Esperance and our final destination Perth. We plan on staying about a week in each city in order to have a full experience. Susan has registered the kids to be home schooled this year through the NSW’s Board of Studies in order to accommodate our trip.
Once we arrive in Perth we’ll give each of the girls the opportunity to go back into public education or to finish off their education with their mom. It wouldn’t be fair for us to take Carol out of school before Year 11 and then put her back into a different school system for Year 12, so we’ll give her a choice. [Read more...]