27 Nov 2009 Australia 2009 Photo Gallery: Day 1 by Kirk | posted in: Australia 2009 | 2 Here is a gallery of photos from our first day in Sydney. Andrea is happy about “finally” eating dinner at SFO.Enjoying pizza before the flight.There’s our plane! Qantas Flight 74.Waiting… waiting…We’re seated… getting ready to take off.On our way… 13+ hours left.Somewhere over the South Pacific.Almost there, it’s been a long flight.Are we there yet? Only 19 minutes.Land in Sicht! (Land in sight!)Sydney.Approaching Australia.Hey, an Airbus A380!Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay.View from the hotel executive lounge.Our room.The loo.Colourful Australian Dollars.Sydney!They said the shuttle would take 20 minutes… it took an hour and a half.At the hotel executive loungeCheers mate!Prost!Andrea’s first Aussie meal.Kirk’s first Aussie meal.Sydney Harbour Bridge.Sydney Opera House.She’s so cute.Downtown Sydney.Panoramic.What a view.The front porch.Hehe.Sunny side up.View from the Opera House overlooking downtown.At the Royal Botanical Gardens.Holy $#!+ Batman!Flying Fox flying.These guys were fun to watch.They were watching us too.Thousands of them hanging out.Amazonian Andrea.King Kirk.In awe.Bondi BeachThe Bondi Icebergs home.Fascinating formations.Looking back at Bondi.How romantic.The Pacific.Crashing waves.Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia.Mickey’s butt.Adam, Shan, Luke, Zach, Andrea & Kirk.Bondi at night.