An entertaining mail boat tour of a history-laden natural treasure starts only one hour from central Sydney.
The serenity of the Hawkesbury River can lead to thoughts of nature’s innocence. Surely nothing risqué happens around here? But people do say you should beware of the quiet ones. In similarly subdued areas across Australia it’s often the postal worker or “postie” – witness to any sneaky, early-morning shenanigans – who’s best placed to
dish the gossip. It’s the same story here....
Rob Grant is a freelance writer, specialising in travel, culture and business. He is a member of the Australian Society of Travel Writers and is based in San Francisco, California.