Trans Siberian Rail Tour - Gold Train

August 10, 2016 5:03 PMHi all Just wanted to give you a glimpse of life on board our Gold Train as we travel across a vast land of some 7,000 plus kms, Sydney to Perth and back, over 15 days of travel. As we have no laundry facilities on board the train, we need to give our dirty clothes to our guide assistant for ... Read More

Trans Siberian Rail Tour - Mongolia

August 9, 2016 8:19 AMHi to all Our Trans Siberian Train journey started on the train in Mongolia. Where in the world is Mongolia you may well ask? It is a land locked country that has its borders with China and Russia. It was once the ruler of both China and Russia when Mongol leader Genghis Khan (1162-1227) conquered lands from China across eastern ... Read More

Trans Siberian Rail Tour - Lake Baikal

August 5, 2016 12:31 PMHi All, Just to let you know that life on board the Train is not always on the train. There was a stop to enjoy an evening BBQ meal on our exclusive rail section for Lake Baikal. Lake Baikal is known worldwide as the largest lake by volume in the world. It is the deepest lake in the world, and its ... Read More

Trans Siberian Rail Tour - Exciled Decembrists

August 4, 2016 12:13 PMHi All, In December of 1825, a group of Noble army officers who had been fighting in France against Napoleon, returned home with ideas of Liberty and wanted to bring such changes to Russia. This of course was a revolutionary idea in Czarist Russia. Even though these men were of Noble families they still wanted life to change in Russia. ... Read More

Trans Siberian Rail Tour - Siberia

August 3, 2016 8:34 PMHi to all, Our time along the Trans Siberian rail system across Siberia and the town of Irkutsk provided many opportunities to learn new aspects of life in this vast land. We visited a family home for lunch and then we took a walk through the forest and learnt to identify the different trees and what they were used for in ... Read More

Trans Siberian Rail Tour - Western China

August 1, 2016 8:18 PMHi to all PMC members, You may have thought we were travelling on a train for all of the Trans Siberian Rail journey. So did we, until a few days before the tour when we were advised the Chinese government was taking all private trains to transport all its officials to a large meeting in Beijing. That meant we were ... Read More

Trans Siberian Rail Tour - July 2016

July 31, 2016 5:15 PMHi All Our journey continues to bring many exciting and very different experiences of people, cultures and government approaches to their peoples. China and its capital, Beijing, is a place that is very quickly moving to bring modern facilities to its over 20 million residents. Beijing is the third largest city in China with its population growing rapidly with many people ... Read More

Iceland - July 2016

July 28, 2016 6:03 PMHi PMC members Little did our PMC group realise the adventure they were to experience over the next 10 days on their private circle tour of Iceland when they arrived in the capital Reykjavik. With a population of 325,000, tourists are flocking to see this land that offers such a variety of landscapes. Certainly the weather was quite fresh with ... Read More

Baltic PMC Cruise - On Land - July 2016

July 26, 2016 2:30 PMHi All, The contrast of sea and land was constant on our travels. We headed to the Estonian capital and Port of Tallinn. The port was very vibrant with much construction of port facilities to enable the growing flow of tourists and the welcoming nature of the Estonians. The smallest Baltic country but one of the most lovely with its displays of spring and ... Read More

Baltic PMC Cruise - At Sea - July 2016

July 24, 2016 3:20 PMHi All PMC Members, Our cruising experience to the Scandinavian and Baltic Countries has been just a magnificent combination of varied weather, scenery and people. We left London for Dover in drizzle and encountered one of the wettest summers they have had in northern Europe for some time. Fortunately by the time we reached Dover Harbour 3 hours later some clouds ... Read More

PMC Travel Postcard from Noosa
March, 2015

Hi PMC Members. Just to drop a short note to let you know that after the great 21st National Conference a number of the exhausted PMC members travelled up to Noosa for a week to relax and enjoy the company of 13 other members. We drove up from Brisbane and found that the rainy weather had moved on and that sunny weather was on offer for the coming week.  Read More…

PMC Postcard Noosa Post Conference 2015


PMC Travel Postcard from Japan
January, 2015

Hi PMC Members. A number of families decided to explore the ski slopes of Japan and the surrounding sights over the summer break. The PMC Japan tour commenced after touching down in Osaka and a short drive to spend 2 nights in Kyoto, with a touch of snow when arriving in this amazing city.   Read More…

PMC Postcard Kyoto Japan 2015.pdf


PMC Travel Postcard from Cambodia
October, 2014

Hello to All. We arrived at our location in Cambodia, Siem Reap near Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat was first a Hindu, then subsequently a Buddhist, temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world and one of the 7  wonders of the ancient world.   Read More…

Cambodia Postcard Album 2014.pdf


PMC Travel Postcard from Rome
June, 2014

Hello PMC Members. Weather could not be better – warm and sunny in the coastal town of Kotor, Montenegro, which is down the coast from Venice. A picture perfect town that gained independence after the break-up of Yugoslavia. From the top of the mountains we can see for miles. We stopped for morning tea and enjoyed home made bread, cheese and smoked ham, for those that like meat:) and cool drinks.   Read More…

MontenegroandRome.pdf


PMC Travel Postcard from Venice part 1
May, 2014

Hello PMC Members. The PMC travelling group of 22 members arrived in Venice last Thursday. There was rain the first afternoon, but yesterday, the weather was sunny and great. Venice is the same as it was 1000 years ago. Looking up a street now looks like it was in Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice.   Read More…

Venice May_29th.pdf


 

PMC Travel Postcard from Venice part 2
June, 2014

Hello PMC Members. Just concluding our travels in Venice as we get ready to pack our bags and head to the shipping port. The last few days have been spent looking at the wider scenes and activities around Venice and out from the main island of San Marco where we have been staying right in the centre of town, at Hotel Casanova (named after the famous artist that had many lady friends).   Read More…

Venice June_3rd


Click on the below event names to view photos and stories of past PMC events.

2015 Postcards

PMC_Previous_Collage

2014 Postcards

2013 Postcards

2012 Postcards

2011 Postcards

2010 Postcards