Thursday, July 9, 2009

Geocaching: the modern treasure hunt

Friends invited us to go geocaching with them on Thursday.  It is a modern twist on the old treasure hunt, using clues and gps coordinates.  When you find the stash, the kids each choose a prize and you replace what they take with something else.  My kids had an immense amount of fun.  The best part was exploring the area, getting so see a lot of new parks and gardens.

Park in Kew


Park in Greythorn



Park in Balwyn



The park we went to in Balwyn had a little tower you could climb to the top.


We went to three different parks.  The last thing we expected to see was a dinosaur!


  1. very very cool, looks like everyone had a blast!

  2. You are making me so jealous. You are living in a great country and your are a SAHM. Just look at all the things you get to do with your kids. I really envy you.

  3. We are truly grateful to be here! This country has been very good to us. I never would have thought life could be so good.