Since March 2020 life as we know it has changed forever due to the infectious, deadly coronavirus COVID-19
Darwin is currently fighting to prevent the spread of this disease with almost every aspect of normal life affected.
As governments everywhere restrict everything from international travel to any local activities which allow the virus to spread, only essential and necessary activities are permitted.
To read the latest information see the Secure NT website
We spent the night with mother and us two kids in the bathtub with a mattress on top. The roof went, the rain soaked the mattress and it held firm while the windows then the walls then the furniture, even the carpet on the floor...all went.
We had a cockatoo on the verandah that we forgot about, the steel verandah wrapped around his cage holding him there all night. He wasn't very impressed.
We lost our clothes ( of course) but had costumes in the car... so we were evac'd to Adelaide the next day dressed as a cowboy and Indian.