Four-year-old Jasmine Hudson from Tamworth received a reply all the way from Australia after throwing a message in a bottle into the sea.
Jasmine Hudson was on a family holiday in Bournemouth when she threw the bottle from the pier on the 10th April 2012.
A woman called Barbara found the bottle on a beach in South Australia five months later.
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