Broome - May 8th
Happy birthday Courtney
Kiwi Pete introduces himself to us and is curious about the kitchen on our camper. He
can't quite work out how it gets pulled out as most do these ...
Created: 10 May 2012 19:24
Meeting lone wolf - May 7th
We've set up at eighty mile beach. Gavern is ready to trade me in as he has decided that
people take one look at my pale skin and decide we need sunlight and lots of it,...
Created: 10 May 2012 19:22
Karajini to eighty mile beach - May 6th
8000 Kms on the clock. That's all folks. Oh drat no sooner have I
written that last sentence but Gavern comes along and opens the fridge
to get sauce and discovers that the ...
Created: 08 May 2012 20:40
A gorge-ous time - May 5th
Hold onto you hats folks I'm going to attempt not one but two class
5 walks today in the Weano recreational area. Our first walk to Hancock
Gorge takes us down a steep ...
Created: 08 May 2012 20:38
Look out menopausal woman coming through - May 4th
We diced to walk along the top ridge of Dales gorge and then walk down
to circular falls and swim in a pool that only gets sunlight for 15
minutes of the day....
Created: 08 May 2012 20:37
An encounter of the 'au natural kind' May 3rd
We arrive early at Dales camp ground which is part of the Karajini
national park. Gavern in his wisdom ignores the sign that suggests
Created: 08 May 2012 20:35
So you want to play chicken with Rudolph and the smurf May ...
A smurf you ask? Well as part of our preparations we purchased expensive
light weight towels. I washed them and kept them aside for our trip....
Created: 08 May 2012 20:33
He casts, he scores. 1st of May
Another day where Gav gets up early and heads out to fish. He returns proudly with a dart
in hand which goes down nicely for breakfast. So far that's $3245 per fish....
Created: 02 May 2012 22:28
How to treat a burnt nose. April 30
Happy birthday Daniel.
Let me begin by saying that I'm married to a wonderful caring intelligent man who on a
rare occasion does something surprising which on this occasion ...
Created: 02 May 2012 22:26
A whale of a time? April 29
We've booked ourselves onto a whale shark adventure. This is a huge undertaking for me
as I haven't swum in the ocean since I was ... Well let's say a long time....
Created: 02 May 2012 22:25
Sparky does it again April 28
For those of you who aren't aware Gavern has long had the nickname of Sparky (the dog
from National lampoons vacation movie) I mean really how many things can keep going ...
Created: 29 Apr 2012 19:21
pick me pick me April 27th
There's something wrong. Everything falls in to place today. Apart from some heavy dew
we get packed up, don't get bogged driving out of the park and manage to finish a ...
Created: 29 Apr 2012 19:20
A sore hip pocket 26th April
Do I need to say anymore? We've already gone into Denham to get a new trye and notice
that the fridge struggles all day....
Created: 29 Apr 2012 19:19
slip,slide& bounce 25th April
Francois Peron national park. We are a little dubious about taking the camper in after
reading the signs but what the heck we've paid for a night and spent a lot on ...
Created: 29 Apr 2012 18:56
The lily white's make an appearance - April 24
Look out Kalbarri I've finally exposed my lily white legs. They last made an appearance
in January 2010. It's so bright that Gavern needs to wear his sunglasses inside ...
Created: 24 Apr 2012 21:25
To loop or not to loop that is the question - April 23
Happy birthday Elyse. We arrive early in Kalbarri and book into the Murchison caravan park.
As we arrive at our selected site our fellow camper averts a meltdown by giving to ...
Created: 24 Apr 2012 21:23
A bad decision - April 21
A short drive (if you can call 350 Kim's short) brings us to Geraldton otherwise known
as the windy city. Gavern is again on the seafood trail and is totally despondent when ...
Created: 24 Apr 2012 21:22
the marriage saver - 20th of April
It's a miracle we have breakfast, shower and pack and am on the road by 8.30. A short
trip to Coolgardie taking in the sights of the town....
Created: 22 Apr 2012 19:43
The town that isn't 19th of April
As there was an earthquake in kalgoorlie in 2010 a number of places to visit are closed and
currently being renovated....
Created: 22 Apr 2012 19:37
Nullabor numbness 17th of April
17/4 Nullabor numbness
The things you learn when you travel. Did you know that there is a central western time
between Adelaide and Perth time which is 45 minutes ahead of ...
Created: 22 Apr 2012 18:54
Bite me (16th of April)
16/4 Bite me
We wake to thick fog so it takes quite a while to pack, everything is damp including our
moods! 2 minutes later Gavern is in heaven as he locates the oyster bar....
Created: 19 Apr 2012 12:57
Oysters and a place to stay (13th of April)
Can a person eat too many oysters? Gavern was on a mission to find out. At every town his
eyes would pop when he spotted a sign selling them....
Created: 19 Apr 2012 12:50
bananas, eggs & a loaf of bread (11th of April)
11/4 bananas, eggs & a loaf of bread
What joy to find a campsite facing the beach at Surfleet cove in the Lincoln National Park.
Cheese and wine,...
Created: 19 Apr 2012 12:49
goodbye &g'day (10th of April)
10/4 goodbye &g'day
Time to say goodbye to the family who are heading back to the realities of life. First pack
goes well until Gavern tries to coil the hose into a bucket....
Created: 19 Apr 2012 12:47
ground hog day (8th of April)
Having survived the forces of nature we look forward to a day of rest. Our 3 year old niece
Isabel who has slept through it all and the weather have other ideas....
Created: 19 Apr 2012 12:46