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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: 29 Jul 2015 07:09
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
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
Uluru to Alice springs
we traveled thru from Kings Canyon past Mt Conner , specko,
tried to book a tour at Curtin Springs and dinner for the Friday night but no luck booked out,...
Created: 18 Jul 2015 06:38
Man vs Wild @ Ningaloo - Part 6
Sat 18th - awoke predawn and took a few pics before beginning to pull down the big camp. Rob and Chicka popped over a few times for a chat and lent a hand when it came time to ...
Created: 18 Jul 2015 00:00
Day 24 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the Flinders ...
Well we woke up this morning to a lovely blue sky and things were looking good for about 1 hour. Then the clouds rolled in again and the temperature dropped and the wind was ...
Created: 17 Jul 2015 11:04
Fussell Family Simpson Adventure - Wrap up
It's been a bit over a week since we came home, and I thought I'd wrap up our trip
Best Camping: In the dunes of the Simpson desert....
Created: 17 Jul 2015 03:38
The Simpson Desert - Winter Travel Feature
The Simpson Desert is the common name given to the area between Birdsville in the South West Corner of Queensland to Dalhousie Springs in the far north of South Australia near ...
Created: 16 Jul 2015 09:03
Day 21 to 23 of our Big Trip of the Simpson and now the ...
Well we are now into our 6th day in Broken Hill and the weather is freezing. 1 degree last night but a wind chill of minus 4....
Created: 16 Jul 2015 06:24
2015 Blog 4 Our long awaited trip to Rudall River NP
June 9th – June 16th
After 2 nights at Well 33 with MOG 500 we continued west and they continued north on the Canning.
To this point we had travelled 5,...
Created: 15 Jul 2015 11:33
Man vs Wild @ Ningaloo - Part 5
Wed 15th - and still the weather is poor but there is promise of improvement this afternoon. Sun is out but windy and cold enough for jackets....
Created: 15 Jul 2015 00:00
Red Sand and Blue Skies - A Trip to the Western Deserts
Story & photos: Baz – The Landy
I’m less than a couple of weeks away from departing for the desert areas of Central and Western Australia to travel into some of the most ...
Created: 14 Jul 2015 21:51
West MacDonnell ranges thru to Kings Canyon
this part of the world is just so spectacular, we headed out of Alice Springs with the plan to go to palm Valley and park up there as a base to see the rest,...
Created: 13 Jul 2015 23:46