WE are ex-pat English[Yorkshire actually!] who have loved living in Australia for last 20 years. John[my husband] is an industrial chemist who has set up his own water treatment business. I [Rowena ] am a Gp who until recently spent many years working for the Royal Flying Doctor Service specialising in Remote Womens Health. Joe ,our pleasant 16 year old son is in senior school specialising in the Arts. Our 18 year old daughter Lucy has just moved out and is looking forward to studying music and sound technology. Our little dog is a clever and well trained femaile Jack Russell who will stay with friends unless you really want her to stay! She loves children .WE all love playing music ..especially whilst sitting on aour wide front verandah with friends looking across the Coral sea to the local islands[which you can also see from our bed as you sit and drink your morning cuppa!