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Ningaloo south to Steep Point
Saturday 18th July Monday 3rd August
Our mission now was to enjoy the coast of WA south of Ningaloo, to revisit favourite places and to explore new ones especially Steep ...
Created: 03 Aug 2015 10:53
A Yarn around the Camp Fire – In the Australian Outback
Photos and story: Baz – The Landy
“A Yarn Around the Camp Fire – in the Australian Outback” is an opportunity for you to take a front-seat ride in “The Landy” as it ...
Created: 03 Aug 2015 07:38
Day 6 and 7 - Uluru
Another couple of days that are dominated by car fixing.
We take the car back to the garage and it is the alternator that's not working. It's the original part,...
Created: 02 Aug 2015 12:53
Day 5 - Coober Pedy to Uluru
Today continues in the theme of yesterday where we seem to be spending a lot of time worrying about things that are broken or trying to fix them!...
Created: 01 Aug 2015 12:35
Day 38 to 39 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the ...
It turned out to be a very nice day after an early fog. We got a call saying the Truck would be ready about midday so took off to the Arid Botantical Garden again and ...
Created: 01 Aug 2015 06:31
Day 4 - Coober Pedy
We are staying at an underground campsite - in an underground dug-out room that's a bit weird. The dust gets to the back of your throat after a bit and there is no light other ...
Created: 31 Jul 2015 11:42
Day 35 to 37 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the ...
DAY 35 Tuesday
Spent most of the morning with the truck and the people who were going to fix it at Port Augusta. The supplier of the bull bar had directed us to Auto Pro ...
Created: 31 Jul 2015 00:22
Day 3 - Gawler to Coober Pedy
We hit the road at 650 as it is getting light. It's not quite as wet and dewy as yesterday, but still chilly.
The sky turns orange and the sun swiftly pops the horizon to our ...
Created: 30 Jul 2015 12:32
Day 2 - Barossa
We stayed at a caravan park in Gawler as that's where we ran out of energy to keep going! We are in a cabin as its too cold for family camping....
Created: 30 Jul 2015 12:25
Tour of WA and Central Australia – Quondong,...
After having the broken shocks replaced on the Tvan (compliments of that damn Mitchell Falls track) we headed north from Broome to spend 2 nights at Quondong Point which is ...
Created: 30 Jul 2015 08:54
Perth to Cape Leveque
Day One 4th July
Perth to Carnarvon
With an early start, 0730, we made good progress heading north. The traffic was OK so a stop at Ragans Ford for a late ...
Created: 29 Jul 2015 06:39
Day 1 Melbourne to Gawler
Amazingly we made the planned sharp start at 7 am to beat the Melbourne peak hour.
It was a long day in the car past the Grampians and finally into the Adelaide hills via lots ...
Created: 28 Jul 2015 13:19
Day 29 to 34 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the ...
Well the damper yesterday did not work out as I had the coals in the fire turned up too high. The outside was charcoal but the inside was still salvageable,...
Created: 28 Jul 2015 06:02
2015 East to West - The Indian Ocean at last
Monday 6th July – 16th July
Our final leg to the Indian Ocean commenced …..
From Tom Price we took the loop down to Paraburdoo, another Rio Tinto mining town....
Created: 28 Jul 2015 02:11
With cold snaps across much of Australia, how do you keep ...
Too many risks are taking knowingly or unknowingly. There have been way to many deaths and close calls recently from carbon monoxide poisoning....
Created: 26 Jul 2015 13:54
Newman to Tom Price
June 17th – June 28th
From our hillside campsite we went to the nearby Ophthalmia Dam for breakfast. Camping was not allowed at the dam....
Created: 24 Jul 2015 23:20
Tour of WA and Central Australia – Broome and Horizontal Falls
Ahhhhhhhh.........we are finally in the beautiful west coast town of Broome for the next 4 nights. I've been hanging out for the cool sea breezes,...
Created: 24 Jul 2015 04:00
Just had a lovely day at Healsville Sanctuary - beautiful weather and not too busy. Highlight was the Spirit of the Sky show where the birds of prey swoop so close that you can ...
Created: 23 Jul 2015 07:55
Adelaide to Kimberley week 9 - bitumen again!
Adelaide to Kimberley week 9 – bitumen again!
Monday 13th July
What a windy night! Poor old tent poles creaked and groaned all night. We were able to sleep in (joy!...
Created: 22 Jul 2015 09:03
Day 28 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the Flinders ...
Today we are in Tibooburra. Up early again as it rained during the night but is was not much. After breakfast Louise wanted to visit the Local Aboriginal Land Council as they ...
Created: 22 Jul 2015 07:19
Kippae Road Trip to WA
Family trip from Melbourne to Perth via Broome
Created: 22 Jul 2015 05:50
What's in a Name (Hey?)
Seriously, who would call themselves “The Landy”?
Someone challenged me on this just the other day and it is quite simple really…
“The Landy” came about as a ...
Created: 22 Jul 2015 02:55
Day 27 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the Flinders ...
We woke up early and took some more photographs at sunrise of the ruins at Maliprinka.
Last night we went up to the pub and for a town of 15 people it was rocking....
Created: 21 Jul 2015 06:21
Day 25 & 26 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the ...
We were up early after packing most of the truck the night before. I had rung the man who runs the cultural tours at Mutawintji and he confirmed that they were running ...
Created: 21 Jul 2015 05:28
Palm Valley and Finke Gorge
last time we ventured into palm Valley we found the track a bit too soft for Teena's motor home, so we returned to Glen Helen station and camped there....
Created: 21 Jul 2015 03:54