Priceless: This is what happens when you enter to win
Jen and Ron talk about their Africa Adventure with Africa Expedition Support.
“And the winner is …………. “ I hesitated as I unfolded the piece of paper …… the room was silent ...
Created: 06 Dec 2013 21:21
SW Qld and The Bulloo Shire.
The Bulloo Shire, established in 1880, is one of the largest in Queensland covering an area of 73,807 ² Kms. It has a population of around 377 souls and 220 of them live ...
Created: 05 Dec 2013 16:39
The Ruins - Diamantina National Park
Diamantina National Park in Far-Western Queensland is a favourite place of ours that we try and visit on our trips to the Gulf Savannah Region…
The colours and contrasting ...
Created: 03 Dec 2013 05:37
"Monitor Wizard" EMS 500 gets a glowing review.....
We have recently had our EngineSafe EMS500 road tested and reviewd in the 4x4 Australia Magazine.
We are very proud here at EngineSafe as we also think we have ...
Created: 30 Nov 2013 09:42
WASTE II: 2013 Willetton High School GATE Solar Car Nullarbor ...
Wow, has two years not come around fast? It was only 24 short months ago that Darren Hamley, Greg Miller, Robyn and Rhett Strugnell, two parents,...
Created: 30 Nov 2013 08:00
The Back of Beyond (The Birdsville Track)
Seemingly we spend our life planning for the future, despite really being content to “live life in the moment”.
I guess that comes with modern society and fitting into ...
Created: 27 Nov 2013 12:46
The Dowling Track SW Queensland
The Dowling Track was named after Vincent James Dowling an explorer and pastoralist who traced the sources of the Paroo and Bulloo Rivers and mapped the river and creek ...
Created: 23 Nov 2013 14:19
"Monitor Wizard" EMS 500 gets a glowing review.....
Be sure to check out the December issue of 4x4 Australia Magazine. Referred to as the "Monitor Wizard",...
Created: 14 Nov 2013 07:20
New book "Work Completed, Canning" Comprehensive History of ...
After nine years work I have finally completed the above book and its now available for sale in the ExplorOz shop....
Created: 06 Nov 2013 04:18
Driving in my Landcruiser (Satirical look at Landy's)
Being the owner of three Landrover Defenders has meant that I have trebly been the brunt of many Landrover jokes over the years...
I've heard them all, without doubt!...
Created: 17 Oct 2013 05:19
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
The Bush Christening (On the Outer Barcoo)
Rivers, creeks, and billabongs, they have a way of drawing you in, somewhat like a divining rod in search of water.
Australia has a wonderful maze of inland river systems,...
Created: 06 Oct 2013 22:42
“The Hill” (In search of the real gems)
Australia has many outback towns that are full of charm, old buildings, magnificent pubs or watering-holes, and of course, just as many characters to fill them....
Created: 04 Oct 2013 13:45
A Trip Planning Tool (Spreadsheet)
Following is a spreadsheet I use when planning a trip...
Why the need for a planning tool?
I use one to assist in determining distance, fuel and water requirements,...
Created: 02 Oct 2013 12:50
Outback Australia (Mutawintji National Park)
We have just returned from a couple of weeks on tour in “The Landy” after heading west for Mutawintji National Park and Outback New South Wales....
Created: 30 Sep 2013 12:16
"When the Ladies Come to the Shearing Shed" (On Toorale ...
Being an avid reader of colloquial poetry I welcomed the opportunity to once again be out in the countryside that inspired the great Australian Poet, Henry Lawson......
Created: 26 Sep 2013 09:00
Innes National Park
From rugged coastlines that have claimed many sailing vessels over the years, to the ruins at Inneston that was once an important Gypsum Mining venture,...
Created: 19 Sep 2013 19:15
Maralinga Mystery Tour 2013
During August 2013, we ventured out into the very heart of the Great Victoria Desert with the help of my great friend, Robin Matthews from Maralinga....
Created: 08 Sep 2013 18:15
Double-Trouble (In the Simpson Desert)
Is this the male equivalent of finding yourself in the same dress at that special event?
The “Extreme” was the original “The Landy” and I captured this photograph between ...
Created: 05 Sep 2013 11:40
Litchfield, Darwin and Kakadu...Week 19
Monday August 12th.
We are very glad we have chosen to stay at the Big 4 Park in Batchelor as it’s a quiet little place and the sites are big and roomy and the pool has been ...
Created: 25 Aug 2013 19:10
Northern Rivers Kombi Kruising
This blog is an exclusive ExplorOz Not-The-Happy-Walk update.
It was getting close to the time I had to go in for surgery at Lismore Base Hospital so I decided to do a ...
Created: 16 Aug 2013 14:07
T&S head to the West in QLD then to NSW
Left Cairns Lake Placid on August 11th for Mareeba, we had heard from Stan and Daph on our trip to "The Tip" that the Chillagoe Caves were well worth a visit,...
Created: 11 Aug 2013 00:00
Mutawinji National Park - And Outback New South Wales
We thought it would be a great idea to plan a trip out to Mutawinji National Park in September.
We have passed it many times, but never stopped,...
Created: 31 Jul 2013 11:38
Hay River 4WD tag Along Tour Day 3
3 days of travel completed for Misty and the Hay River 4WD Tag Along Tour. Shown here. Presently camped about 115 k NNW of Peoppel corner....
Created: 14 Jul 2013 19:05
Hay River Tag-Along Days 1 and 2
Misty got in early enough to do her washing and get settled before having a celebration meal at the Birdsville Hotel but then she had to turn around and start the Hay trip ...
Created: 14 Jul 2013 07:02