Week 6 and a bit Scamander to Orford and Freycinet
As well as the usual name and acclaim and photos this week’s blog is touching on some of my personal challenges. I will not bore you with all my thoughts and feelings,...
Created: 29 Oct 2012 00:26
Found this beautiful part of the Victorian coast almost by accident. Fabulous beaches, rock pools, and if you're tough enough and can bear the cold water,...
Created: 26 Oct 2012 19:38
'Adventure of a Lifetime' - Find Out More
Member: Business Member -
See the attached brochure for details on a unique travel opportunity in Arnhem Land for July to October 2013. Cost per week is only $350 per couple,...
Created: 24 Oct 2012 18:04
Coolah Tops to Delegate
Max woke early and tracked the fault in the brakes to a bare wire and had it repaired and a cup of coffee made before I was even out of bed ... a big relief....
Created: 23 Oct 2012 20:07
24 Hours in a 1960's Stock Camp - Barkly Tablelands Part III
The rest of the horseman mounted quickly, keen to get moving now that they’d left the warmth of the fires. The mounting styles were as different as each one’s personality....
Created: 19 Oct 2012 14:01
Week 5 Bay of Fires
Week 5 Bay of Fires
It is hard to believe I have been in Tassie for 5 weeks already. Tassie is beautiful and I have been meeting wonderful people.
This week has been no e
Created: 18 Oct 2012 12:31
How to go from a Million stars to 2!
Copeton Dam - a fantastic spot for people like us who love secluded bush camping and birdwatching. The nights were crisp and clear and filled with the silence of a million ...
Created: 16 Oct 2012 20:26
Created: 14 Oct 2012 14:51
The Happy Walk Weeks 3 and 4 Bridport to St Helens
Weeks 3 and 4 Bridport to St Helens
A relatively short blog considering it covers 2 weeks but with lots of pictures this time.
Created: 12 Oct 2012 14:22
VKS-737 Services for Satphone users
Since 1993 the VKS-737 Radio Network has been providing a wide range of support services to remote area travellers equipped with High Frequency (HF) radios,...
Created: 12 Oct 2012 11:15
Back to Basics - caravanners experience 6 nights in a tent.
The morning of our departure has arrived.
When we decided to put our van up for sale, there was always a chance that it would sell before our booked two week trip to ...
Created: 04 Oct 2012 05:10
Not Quite the Trek - Flying Doctor Outback Trek Car 13
While the Flying Doctor Outback Trek continued to raise money for the RFDS in 2012 Hans and I had a break from the Trek and took a little trip of our own,...
Created: 03 Oct 2012 10:31
House Sitting around Australia
We have retired, so no money coming in, we have to restrict the money going out.
We spent $60 odd to join Aussie House sitter club and put our hand up for sitting with the ...
Created: 30 Sep 2012 07:54
Big final clean before our trip. Ants. Where are they hiding?
Don't ask me how... but we managed to find them after removing the covering that hides the electrical ...
Created: 29 Sep 2012 16:34
Lovin' Life On The Road
Redland Bay Queensland
We feel truly blessed to have a daughter, a son and an extended family of partners, children,...
Created: 28 Sep 2012 08:37
Port Augusta, Painted Desert, Dalhousie, Innamincka etc....
Account of Trip – Port Augusta, Painted Desert, Dalhousie, Innamincka etc.
August – September 2012
On this trip we were going to Port Augusta for a conference before ...
Created: 26 Sep 2012 16:50
BurnIN Up Some Diesel Fifteenth Blog on the road
Well I have been decidedly lazy on the blogging we spent three nights in Broome earlier in the month where I could have gotten up to date but I didn’t and now we haven’t had ...
Created: 25 Sep 2012 10:04
Maralinga and back to the Anne Beadell Highway
Back in late 2011 I received an email from a fellow EO Member asking me some information about one of the places that he would like to visit during his March 2012 ...
Created: 21 Sep 2012 21:18
Pioneering Women - Cora Kate CHALMERS
Member: Sonja C1
A fascinating story about Cora Chalmers wife of the intrepid early settler Charles Chalmers....
Created: 21 Sep 2012 12:21
The Happy Walk Week 1 Tasmania
On Monday 10th September, World Suicide Prevention Day, I started walking around Australia. That sounds much bigger than it feels....
Created: 18 Sep 2012 22:12
Burnin up some diesel - Gibb River Road Blog
Gibb River Road
Please check out the pictures section as i am having trouble including them in the bliog.i will put them up later today....
Created: 13 Sep 2012 19:03
Col n Shelly on the road Brisbane to Uluru
At last we arrived at 8/9/12 !! Day one was a delayed start on Saturday morning with a “quick” back-track to Machelles son’s place at Brighton to collect Machelles phone ...
Created: 08 Sep 2012 00:00
10W Spotlight Special
It has truly been a very busy last two months with the introduction of new products and designs and many new stores stocking our Korr product range....
Created: 07 Sep 2012 13:20
Three 80s to The Kimberley
One more sleep and we're off, well two of the vehicles.
Waz and Trudi will meet us at the Cuttabri Wine Shanty, or Pilliga Bore Baths Sunday night....
Created: 05 Sep 2012 11:20
CANADA 2012 - "There are strange things done in the midnight ...
There are strange things done in the midnight sun,
by the men who moil for gold;
The Arctic trails have their secret tales
That would make your blood run cold;
Created: 05 Sep 2012 00:00