In March 2006, Paul Adler and Fiona Adler left for their attempt to climb Mount Everest. 

We posted live updates here throughout our climb, as well as during the final stages of our preparation.  We hope that this helped our friends, family and other interested parties to experience the adventure with us along the way.

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Back in Kathmandu & Getting Home (click photos to enlarge)

Cloths for sale in Kathmandu
Monkey temple
Monkeys near Monkey Temple

At the Rumdoodle Fiona does the paperwork for the Everest Summiteers Club Card

Fiona signs the summiteers board (just nearby is Brigette Muir's signature - the 1st Australian woman to summit)

Dennis signs his name
Jim signing

Fiona signing

More paperwork!

Jim, Dennis, Mary, Paul and Fiona - holding the "Big Foot" we've all signed to commemorate our trip
A close-up of the Big Foot

Paul hammers the foot into the wall at the Rumdoodle - the walls are covered by thousands of these!


Paul and Fiona leaving our hotel in Kathmandu - we were presented with another kata each


On the plane home we heard a huge bang and found that a passenger had decided to use a life jacket as a headrest!

Back in Melbourne, we were met by channel 9 and ABC camera crews


Paul and Fiona with many of our family and friends, including Lucinda, Damien, Leah, Beck, Luke, Meals, Jacci, Neil and Marg (Fiona's Mum and Dad)


We did a quick interview which appeared on the news the next day

Mary, Paul and Fiona

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