The end of the road…for now

Our first night back in South Australia was an overnight stop at Marla Travellers Rest, a good old reliable spot to camp with fuel, food, power and amenities all together. It’s far enough… Continue reading

Heading down the track.

The homeward stretch began as we left Darwin behind with its coldest day on record, struggling to get above 21 degrees all day. Too cold here, time to head south (Ha Ha, that’s… Continue reading

Destination Darwin

We left Western Australia with some sadness, thinking about all the good times and great experiences we had in that state.  That now makes it every mainland state and territory in Australia that… Continue reading

The Jewel of the Kimberley

I could be talking about the rare and exquisite pink diamonds which are mined in this Lake Argyle area but I found another jewel a bit more accessible and affordable for everyone! We… Continue reading

Rocks and Crocs

The next main destination for us was Kununurra but we made a few one night stops on the way.  Some of the days involved long drives but we still would set up quickly… Continue reading

80 Mile Beach and We Made it to Broome!

Our next stop was about half way between Port Hedland and Broome, a spot we’d heard about called Eighty Mile Beach. It’s just a short 10km detour off the highway, or so we… Continue reading

Red Dirt and Red Dog

Next stop Karratha and the Pilbara area of Western Australia.  Temps were heating up again with 37 degrees expected on the day we got to Karratha. The scenery changed often from deep red… Continue reading

Exmouth Encounters with Wildlife.

Our next leg of the journey took us to Exmouth, where we started seeing huge termite mounds followed by sheep crossing the road about 30kms before town and then emus greeting us on… Continue reading