21 weeks in WA and the Top End - Reflections and Thoughts
We have arrived home and its time to review the big trip we undertook during the cooler months this year. It’s a summary of performance of both caravan and the Pajero,...
Created: 23 Oct 2013 14:35
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
El Questro, Lake Argyle and Kununurra and into the Northern ...
Monday August 5th. El Questro.
An almost 10 kms return walk starting from near the campground and ending at Champagne Springs occupied our morning....
Created: 12 Aug 2013 21:48
Bungle Bungles, Wyndham and El Questro Week 17
Monday July 29th.
I’m writing tonight from a 24 hour rest area about 7 kms south of the Bungle Bungles and the c
Created: 07 Aug 2013 16:05
Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek and Fitzroy Crossing Week 16
Rough roads, Interesting landforms, crocodiles, boabs,
Monday July 22nd.
After 5 nights in a van park, we were happy to say goodbye to Derby and get back on the road....
Created: 26 Jul 2013 20:21
Useful Road tested travel accessories for caravaners and ...
There are certain products which we are very happy to have paid for and which make our type of travel so much more comfortable....
Created: 25 Jul 2013 18:41
Broome Bird Observatory Camp and Derby Kimberley Entrance ...
gi]Monday July 15th.
We arrived yesterday and are staying three nights at the Bird Observatory approximately 24 kms from Broo
Created: 18 Jul 2013 08:52
Cape Keraudren Coastal Reserve, Eighty Mile Beach and Barn ...
Monday July 8th.
Packed our morning tea, lunch and lots of water and drove to the mangrove lined creek to launch the boat as soon as the tide came in enough for us to get it ...
Created: 13 Jul 2013 16:45
Millstream Chichester National Park and two Station Stays....
Monday July 1st.
We were one of the earliest rigs to leave Robe River rest area around 8am, and had woken to even stronger winds. We did contemplate staying where we were but,...
Created: 13 Jul 2013 16:41
Exmouth, Rain, Cape Range National Park, wind. Week 12
Monday June 24th. Big 4 Exmouth Cape Holiday Park, almost $40 per night powered, before 10% discount for membership is deducted....
Created: 13 Jul 2013 16:26
Mt Augustus - interesting dirt roads, water crossings,...
We woke in Gascoyne Junction to cloudy skies and I had little hope of being able to leave for Mt Augustus today....
Created: 23 Jun 2013 23:34
Kennedy Range, Rain and a postponement of plans (Week 10).
Monday June 10th.
We were both out of bed by 6.30am and set out on the short driv
Created: 15 Jun 2013 18:52
Carnarvon, Quobba Station and Kennedy Range Camping (Week 9)
Three nights in Carnarvon in the Top Tourist park ($32.50 p n) was more than enough for me but we had to stay that long so that John could watch his beloved Rugby League…State ...
Created: 15 Jun 2013 07:34
Exploring inland from Geraldton to Carnarvon. Week 8
Monday 27th May.
We said farewell to B & D this morning when we left the park in Greenough Rivermouth, and turned inland towards Mullewa, interested to see the landscape,...
Created: 04 Jun 2013 07:59
New Norcia then coastal camps to Greenough Rivermouth (Week 7)
Monday 20th May 2013 Ledge Point Big4 Tourist park.
After a quiet night during which there were showers, (but not heavy enough to know whether the leaky van has been ...
Created: 04 Jun 2013 07:54
Dryandra Woodlands, Perth & bush camp near New Norcia....
Monday 13th and Tuesday 14th May (2 nights) Dryandra Woodland. Congelin Campground. $5 pp (concession). Near Williams.
We have spent two wonderful days here,...
Created: 22 May 2013 09:01
Millers Point,Kalgan River, Coalmine Beach,...
Monday May 6th. Millers Point. Camping fee $7.50 p.p. p.n. collected by caretaker.
I was hoping to wake to blue skies today but it was not to be....
Created: 10 May 2013 22:10
WA's Beautiful South West- Kumarl Siding, Esperance,...
Monday 29th April.
With our companions deciding to head to Kalgoorlie for a few days, John and I had a lovely day enjoying our last few hundred kms of the Nullarbor....
Created: 01 May 2013 07:55
Streaky Bay and Nullarbor Adventures (Week 3)
Week 3. From Streaky Bay to West Oz.
On Monday morning (22nd April) we packed up from our overnight camp at Pildappa Rock near Minnipa....
Created: 24 Apr 2013 21:57
Adventures from Mallacoota Vic. to Pildappa rock in SA....
LEAVING MALLACOOTA, VIA IMLAY ROAD TO ADAMINABY. 15TH APRIL.
There was rain in the night and this morning the skies were grey so I felt ok about packing up and leaving a few ...
Created: 15 Apr 2013 07:01
Weekend in Mallacoota (Days 6 & 7).
With John and Darrel out on the water and fishing around 7am, I set out for an early morning walk back across the bush tracks to Davis Creek Beach....
Created: 14 Apr 2013 18:09
Mallacoota (days 4 & 5) – lyre birds, UFO’s, more walks,...
Thursday (yesterday) began as rather more cloudy. Judy and I walked for a way towards Karbethong Jetty, along the boardwalk and formed track/cycleway whic
Created: 12 Apr 2013 07:09
Mallacoota Day 3. Coastal Walk with dolphins and glossy blacks
We woke to another perfect morning although a heavy pall of smoke again lay over the town and estuary. There is burning off in progress around the area and as well many ...
Created: 10 Apr 2013 06:17
Mallacoota Day 2...walking, fishing, a campfire and fish ...
A pleasant cool night, and our very comfortable pillow top innerspring mattress, meant that we both slept very well. The three men were ready to go fishing before 9.30, and,...
Created: 09 Apr 2013 06:54
Mallacoota. Meeting our travelling companions,...
Departure day finally arrived. Whilst it is not unusual for me to be out of bed long before daylight, John emerged at 6 and,...
Created: 08 Apr 2013 13:59