Australia 30 May: Casino, NSW - Coffs Harbour, NSW
A long running day
From our motor camp (under canvas) at Casino, it was just a short drive to Casino Public School, where we were greeted by the Assistant Principal, Wendy King.
The Mayor of Richmond Valley, Robert Mustow attended the school presentation, gave a speech and presented the team with caps ...
Peace Run team member Nikolaus was happy to greet a fellow Austrian, Lena, who is working for the Richmond Valley Council.
Just out of Casino Nurari Merry from the UK was running and a road worker ushered her through some road works. He said he had just heard about the Peace Run on ABC Radio.
Thereafter we got lots of toots from motorists. The girls team completed 30 km of running before our 2pm presentation, while meanwhile ...
The students at this school had prepared two projects on peace – 6 students read out their own peace pledges ...
The School Principal, Martin Oates, was happy to receive a Certificate of Appreciation on behalf of his school.
... at our motel in Coffs Harbour, where Dave the proprietor has taken excellent care of us at the Sapphire Beach Holiday Park.