Last month, I had the opportunity to fulfill my childhood dream of going to Australia to speak at Microsoft TechEd. However, little did I know this trip to the Southern Hemisphere would take me to new heights at TechEd New Zealand.

The link to the full version is on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jcc4KRrZpI0

Special thanks to Sky Jump! for lettings us film and TechEd Online New Zealand for making the jump happen and for putting the full edited video together.

Photos from the Southern Hemisphere

CodePlex banner overlooking Gold Coast

Above: CodePlex overlooking the Gold Coast and the Convention Center in Queensland, Australia

TechEd Australia attendee holding CodePlex banner

Above: “A Tour of CodePlex” TechEd Australia attendee after the breakout session

TechEd Australia Attendee holding notebook with lots of CodePlex stickers on it

Above: TechEd Australia attendee proudly displays his support of CodePlex on his HP Mini notebook. TechEd Australia attendees received a HP Mini notebook running Windows 7.

CodePlex banner in front of Australia Zoo sign

Above: CodePlex at the Australia Zoo, home of the Crocodile Hunter.

Sara Ford hanging 630 feet / 192 meters in the air

Above: Me just a few seconds before I screamed “Go CodePlex” louder than I ever thought humanly possible