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Bourke to Lightning Ridge via Brewarrina and Walgett
Today we travelled from Bourke to Lightning Ridge via Brewarrina and Walgett via the main road. We actually found it felt strange to be driving on Bitumen....
Created: 21 Oct 2013 21:05
NEW RELEASE EMS 550 Coolant Alarm Bolt On/In Line Sensor
Due to popular demand we are proud to release the EngineSafe EMS550. The EMS550 - Dual Temperature Kit includes a second "Bolt On" engine block temperature ...
Created: 21 Oct 2013 19:24
Resting at Bourke
Today was very hot and very little breeze at all. the Air conditioner in the van got a work out.
We spent the day relaxing,...
Created: 20 Oct 2013 19:57
Today we spent time doing domestic chores like washing and clean-up, then we collected a “mud map” tour guide and toured around the area looking mainly at some of the historic ...
Created: 19 Oct 2013 20:16
Dwarf Well Rediscovery
When explorer David Carnegie visited the soakage in the Great Sandy Desert he named Dwarf Well, he gave numerous clues as to its whereabouts....
Created: 19 Oct 2013 16:54
Save Money Today...My Wife's Pre Xmas Special
My wife came home yesterday and told me with much excitement "guess what?? It's only 9 Saturdays until Christmas"....
Created: 18 Oct 2013 19:39
Trilby to Bourke via western Road to Louth then Eastern Road ...
Left Trilby this morning and drove to Bourke via Louth. The road from Trilby to Louth wasn’t as good as the road up from Tilpa....
Created: 18 Oct 2013 18:48
Today we explored around Trilby Station, the weather was a lot cooler than forecast and only got to 28 C. The breeze was fairly constant swinging between SW and SE and brought ...
Created: 17 Oct 2013 19:17
Kallara Station to Trilby Station
This morning we travelled from Kallara Station to Trilby Station continuing along the western side of the Darling River....
Created: 16 Oct 2013 10:00
Today we spent our time exploring around the station with guidance from the locals. This included a trip out to a dry lake bed which they have planted with wheat and barley....
Created: 15 Oct 2013 00:00
Thargomindah - Noccundra Hotel - Innamincka - Noccundra Hotel ...
Nice drive from Thargo to Noccundra Hotel - lovely licensees Neil, Marg and daughter Sarah - did a day drive on Sunday (13/10) to Dig Tree and Innamincka - weather was very ...
Created: 14 Oct 2013 18:46
Cape Tribulation to Cooktown -Bloomfield track
We have just completed the Bloomfield track to Cooktown. It is very hot and muggy here signalling the approach of the wet season....
Created: 14 Oct 2013 15:17
Wilcannia to Kallara Station via Tilpa
Wilcannia to Kallara Station via Tilpa
Leaving Wilcannia we travelled up the western side of the Darling River to Tilpa....
Created: 14 Oct 2013 10:00
The Legacy of Mining and Oil Exploration Tracks in Australia
Many of Australia’s major Outback Tracks have been put in place either through the quest of linking many remote locations,...
Created: 13 Oct 2013 19:04
Still Relaxing at Warrawong
Today being a non travel day we shopped and filled up with Diesel.
One item I missed from yesterdays details was that Warrawong is further south on the Cobar Rd,...
Created: 13 Oct 2013 17:29
Nelia Gaari Station to Wilcannia (Warrawong on the Darling)
Today we headed off from a very nice couple of nights at Nelia Gaari Station. The welcome and the bush camping was excellent....
Created: 12 Oct 2013 19:39
2013.2 Western Qld Second Trip - Day 22
Friday 11 October 2013
Destination: Home in Brisbane
Distance travelled: 284 km
Weather forecast: 17° - 35°. Hot and sunny....
Created: 12 Oct 2013 14:58
2013.2 Western Qld Second Trip - Day 21
Thursday 10 October 2013
Campsite: Chinchilla Weir
Campsite Co-ordinates: 150.560318° E, 26.831293° S
Cost of Camping Site: Free.
Created: 11 Oct 2013 22:41
Spent today at Explorers Caravan Park at Thargo - looked around the town - Bullo River sadly lacking in water - checked out original hydro electricity plant - highly recommend ...
Created: 11 Oct 2013 21:54
Mount MeHarry ~ Hamersley Ranges.
This very significant land mark called Mount MeHarry has actually grown taller by around 4 metres, yes it's true and this event took place,...
Created: 11 Oct 2013 20:54
EOTopo History: 11 Oct 2013 - 2013.2 (Online)
Well it did not take long to roll from 2013.1 to 2013.2 What has changed? Well a lot has happened in the last 48 hours,...
Created: 11 Oct 2013 12:20
Apparel Clearance - Quality Gear at an Unbeatable Price!
If you're a ladies shoe size: 6-7, or are buying for a child sz 4.5-5.5, this special is for you! We have limited stock available of these great quality slipper/shoes, pe
Created: 10 Oct 2013 10:13
Tolarno Station to Nelia Gaari Station between Menindee and ...
After one night at Tolarno we headed to Nelia Gaari Station between Menindee and Wilcannia. The 50 kms into Menindee was a little better than yesterday but still rough in spots....
Created: 10 Oct 2013 10:00
2013.2 Western Qld Second Trip - Day 20
Wednesday 9 October 2013
Campsite: Kamarooka Caravan Park
Campsite Co-ordinates: 56 Victoria Street St George
Cost of Camping Site: Powered site, $27/night....
Created: 09 Oct 2013 20:43
Tamworth to Tamworth via Alice Springs - Day 3
0715, we are off to Port Augusta.
A short trip, but needed an early night after last night's effort!
Stayed at the Port Augusta Big4 Holiday Park. A good night,...
Created: 09 Oct 2013 20:28