Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP - Into the gap (The Yandagooge ...
Tuesday 9th July, 2013
Yandagooge Gap (at Last)
I’m a stickler for research and this modern computer age provides many tools our forbears could never dream of....
Created: 14 Jan 2014 19:40
Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 14 Exploring Wilson Glen and ...
6th August, 2013
Wilson Glen, The Stansmore Range WA
"The hills we found to be of the usual character, barren sandstone,...
Created: 31 Dec 2013 00:00
Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 15 Dealing with the attrition ...
7th August, 2013
Wilson Glen, The Stansmore Range WA
Another camp day today with a warning to the reader. A rest day or “chore day” can be as exciting as watching ...
Created: 15 Dec 2013 20:40
Remembering our Explorers - Edward Kidson (1882 - 1939) ...
“Yeah mate, we’re just heading up to the Alice and then out the Gary Junction to the Canning. I reckon we’ll take the Kidson from there up to Broome”!...
Created: 24 Oct 2013 20:50
Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 13 Rendezvous at Wilson Glen ...
5th August, 2013,
I had expected a lot of wind overnight, howling off the salt pans however, the wind dropped off at dusk and stayed that way....
Created: 05 Aug 2013 00:00
Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 12 Exploring the Erica Range ...
“In five miles we cut a small watercourse, and following it up to its head found ourselves on the top of a range of barren sandstone hills,...
Created: 04 Aug 2013 00:00
Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 10 Rendezvous near Thomas Peak.
Friday 2nd August
Unnamed range and bluff
Approximately 8 km north-east of Thomas Peak WA
It was a magnificent warm night beneath the stars in our little bloodwood ...
Created: 02 Aug 2013 00:00
Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 9 The mysteries of Mount Hughes
On the 24th (April) we crossed a range of barren hills, which I named the Gordon Hills, after our friends of Flora Valley....
Created: 01 Aug 2013 00:00
In the footsteps of Carnegie - An introduction to our 2013 ...
David Carnegie successfully led a party of four - Joe Breaden, Charles Stansmore, Godfrey Massie and Aboriginal companion Warri,...
Created: 23 Jul 2013 00:00
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP - Near Disaster at Quicksand ...
Monday 8th July, 2013
Tjarra Pool – Watrarra Creek
Karlamilyi (Rudall River)
A cool breeze sprang up during the night and one or two drops of rain fell....
Created: 08 Jul 2013 00:00
DC ELECTRICS - Building a 12 Volt DC Power System for your ...
By my way of thinking, one of the rules of remote outback travel, or any outback travel really is the fact that your vehicle should be maintained to the high
Created: 20 May 2013 22:22
A taste of the Canning - Videos to motivate (or make you ...
Over the years I've been fortunate enough to travel on various sections of the Canning. I was able to capture my most recent trips on Video and whilst many of these are ...
Created: 13 Feb 2013 16:05
A couple of days at the Buchan Caves, East Gippsland.
With a few days off between Xmas and New Year, Queen Vik and I decided to take the Crown Prince on a mini camping break to get away from it all....
Created: 01 Jan 2013 18:05
BEARS! - Not ours....theirs! The real ones, the big ones,...
We were warned that Bears would be our number one concern whilst exploring the backwoods and wild river country of the Yukon and Alaska so it almost developed into paranoia ...
Created: 20 Oct 2012 20:06
CANADA 2012 - "There are strange things done in the midnight ...
There are strange things done in the midnight sun,
by the men who moil for gold;
The Arctic trails have their secret tales
That would make your blood run cold;
Created: 05 Sep 2012 00:00
CANADA - A Surprise Vision from Hell!! (and then on to Hyder ...
Monday 27th August
Morchuca Lake Reserve
Highway 37 - British Columbia.
The mozzies dropped off once we decided to head to bed so a good night’s sleep was had....
Created: 27 Aug 2012 00:00
CANADA - The Backwoods of BC, Bears and the Magnificent ...
Sunday 26th August
We were woken by the distinctive early morning calls of the loon (and possibly a wolf or coyote howling)....
Created: 26 Aug 2012 19:00
The Gary Junction Road - More bush welding (or what you do ...
Monday 9th July, 2012
150 km east of Kiwirrkurra...5 km east of Mt Tietkens
An early start with a snappy breakfast in our Gary Junction Camp....
Created: 09 Jul 2012 00:00
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) - An apocalyptic drive to the Gary ...
Sunday 8th July, 2012
Gary Junction Road-Gary Highway intersection
A bright, sunny and absolutely still morning....
Created: 08 Jul 2012 00:00
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) - DISCOVERY - The reward for ...
Saturday 7th July, 2012
DQB, Rudall River
Today was simply a great day, a day of discovery and the feeling of elation that comes with it....
Created: 07 Jul 2012 00:00
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) - An "OH SHIT" moment near the ...
Desert Queen Baths,
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) National Park. WA
We were up early into a beautiful, still dawn. The first effort of the day was to try and capture the ...
Created: 06 Jul 2012 00:00
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) - To Darlsen Pinnacle from the ...
Thursday 5th July, 2012
Todays mission was to scout a possible route to Darlsen Pinnacle from the south. What in the hell were we thinking?...
Created: 05 Jul 2012 00:00
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) - A bustard of a day (Plains Turkey ...
Wednesday 4th July, 2012
Tjarra Pool, Karlamilyi
I had a restless night for some reason not made easier by the skin irritation I seem to have picked up....
Created: 04 Jul 2012 00:00
Talawana Tales - West to Midway Well, Capricorn Roadhouse ...
Tuesday 3rd July, 2012
Talawana Track west of Georgia Bore
It was a racing breakfast this morning to enable us to be on the track nice and early. Once underway,...
Created: 03 Jul 2012 19:00
ON THE DIRT AT LAST - West on the Giles-Mulga Park Road NT ...
Saturday 16th June, 2012
Giles Mulga Park Road, Northern Territory
For some reason I awoke well before 5:00 a.m. listening to the unseen hunters of the night,...
Created: 16 Jun 2012 00:00