Bucket List

Try everything once, except incest and morris dancing” – Sir Thomas Beecham

  1. Go to an airport and board the first plane that’s leaving
  2. Own a battered (red) pick up truck
  3. Be on TV (First dates?!)
  4. Camp in a sea cave
  5. Clim Kilimanjaro
  6. Half marathon
  7. Work on a ranch
  8. Hot air balloon ✓ (Egypt 2010)
  9. Sky diving ✓ (Jurien Bay, 2016)
  10. Write a book
  11. Road trip USA
  12. Mongol Rally
  13. Road Trip Australia ✓ (2016 in Toastie)
  14. Hike length of NZ
  15. TEFL
  16. Paragliding
  17. Water Skiing/Wakeboarding
  18. Jetskiing ✓ (Bali)
  19. Ski season/work as a chalet girl
  20. Ride a motorbike ✓ (All through SE Asia)
  21. Own a VW camper/Go on a camping trip in one ✓ (WOO – Granny’s van)
  22. Visit all countries in S. America
  23. Learn to Dive ✓ (Koh Tao, Bali Gili Islands)
  24. Dive Master!
  25. Be fluent in Spanish (ie be able to play mafia in Spanish!)
  26. Live in France and become fluent in French
  27. Write a song (I’m actually pleased with)
  28. Hike some of the PCT
  29. Run a half-marathon
  30. Go to Iceland
  31. Go to Antarctica
  32. Sleep under the stars/bivvy bag ✓ (Night of 13th birthday on the roof, Oct 2012 around the bonfire)
  33. Get abs (lol)
  34. Dive the GBR ✓ (2016)
  35. Own a car ✓ (Toastie, Ox)
  36. Fly a plane
  37. Go to a proper festival
  38. Visit Macchu Picchu
  39. Busk ✓ (w Billie, 2012)
  40. Swim with dolphins
  41. Learn to salsa
  42. Learn self-defence
  43. Powerboat licence
  44. Do a masters
  45. Edinburgh Fringe
  46. Go to each of the four tennis grand slams w Lucy (Australian Open, 2016)
  47. Start a successful blog
  48. Get an article published ✓ (Multiple – see ‘About’ Page)
  49. Do something newsworthy ✓ (I can’t remember what this is)
  50. Start my own business/something that’s completely my own
  51. Stay in an overwater bungalow in the Maldives (or somewhere similar) – stilt hut
  52. Go to the Full Moon Party in Thailand ✓ (2015)
  53. Helicopter over Corcovado ✓ (2000)
  54. Swim with whale sharks ✓ (2016)
  55. Go to Oktoberfest in Munich
  56. Go to Yellowstone National Park
  57. Own a convertible car
  58. Go to Burning Man
  59. White water rafting ✓ (Costa Rica, 2011)
  60. Be in a band
  61. Learn to surf ✓ (Kuta, Perth – 2016)
  62. Go husky sledding
  63. Cliff jumping ✓ (Perth, 2015, Hong Kong 2017)
  64. Parasailing ✓ (Bali 2016)
  65. Banana boating ✓ (Bali 2016)
  66. Attend a rodeo
  67. Go to an AFL game/a football game
  68. Climb a volcano ✓ ✓ (Bali 2015, Nica 2017)
  69. Milk a cow ✓(Nica, 2018)
  70. Hot springs ✓ (Costa Rica 2011)
  71. Climb a mountain ✓ (several – Snowdon, Ben McDui, Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike, Tryffan, Hong Kong – Violet Peak,  Twins)
  72. Release baby turtles into the ocean
  73. Sleep in a yurt
  74. Sleep in an igloo
  75. See the northern lights
  76. Taj Mahal
  77. Patagonia!
  78. Great Wall of China
  79. Grand Canyon
  80. Go on safari
  81. Everest base camp
  82. Himalayas/Nepal
  83. Sunrise over Bagan
  84. Coast to Coast
  85. Sail around the Greek islands
  86. Make a music video
  87. Travel alone
  88. Go to a casino (how have I not done this?!)
  89. Karaoke ✓(w Rob and Julian in the middle of the Australian Outback…)
  90. Open mic (w Adam and Pedro, and Toby and Bethan, 2013 and 2014)
  91. Go to every country in Europe

Every man dies – Not every man really lives.” – William Ross

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