Campsites and Rest Areas

Campsites and Rest Areas

Sometimes it can be difficult to post on the road, so often we leave updating the website with our campsites until we get home. Every time we post onto our site it does send out an email to everyone following ...
The end of a terrific adventure

The end of a terrific adventure

Well that’s it we are home, it’s been one hell of a trip, we certainly covered some miles. Tested the vehicles to the max, trailer went extremely well, Ute needs a little TLC. We had an absolute ball, can’t wait ...
On the home run

On the home run

Wed 29th –  Only a few days left now, kind of sad, is been an epic trip. We are looking forward to our bed at home though and seeing the family again. The drive through Mount Morgan is quite a ...
Q – Dululu Rest Area

Q – Dululu Rest Area

Dululu Rest Area – B, T, OR, N, S, F. 75 km N of Biloela or 70 km SW of Rockhampton, south end of town. Large shady area, lots of trees. Shower and power available for a fee, pay at the ...
The life of a traveller

The life of a traveller

Tues 28th – Breaky just outside Barcaldine, morning tea at Alpha, lunch at Emerald, arvo tea at Blackwater, tea at Dululu,  ahh the life of the traveller. The rest area under the bridge, near the Botanical Gardens at Emerald was ...
Longreach to Barcaldine

Longreach to Barcaldine

Mon 27th – The Qantas Founders Museum and Jet Tours are well and truly worth doing. First up was the Secrets of the 747 Tour, which starts with a run down of all the bits on the outside of the ...
Longreach

Longreach

Sun 26th – We had a lovely quiet night, the nights are cooler again, makes it better for sleeping. Warning don’t fill up the water tanks in Winton. They state in their literature that the water has a strong sulphur ...
Winton

Winton

Sat 25th – The road from Hughenden to Winton is fully sealed but is another rough road. We had lunch before calling into the Waltzing Matilda Centre, cost $21 A, there was a family rate. We spent several hours in ...
Richmond and Hughenden

Richmond and Hughenden

Friday 24th – It’s blowing a gale this morning, the camper was just about self pack up. We called into Kronosaurus Korner, which has a display of fossils and is also the info centre. You can buy a pass called ...
Normanton to Julia Creek

Normanton to Julia Creek

Thur 23 rd – We stopped for the night at Walkers Creek 29kms outside Normanton about 5 other campers were in there. It was a warm night, with a low of 20, bit different than the minus 3 we were ...
Karumba

Karumba

Wed 22nd – We were tempted to stay another night at Gregory Downs but we were pretty keen to hit the Gulf. Some people have been camping here for several weeks. We have had many different opinions from other travellers ...
Hit the road Jack

Hit the road Jack

Mon 20th – We decided to have a relaxing day around at camp. We caught up on some chores, did a short walk, went for a paddle down the river and then went for a swim. The water was a ...