Injune

Injune

1st April – We woke to sun and blue skies, great for drying out the camper. We had a leisurely morning, no rush, gave the canvas plenty of time to dry out. A lovely spot worth stopping for the night. We ...
Lake Murphy Conservation Reserve

Lake Murphy Conservation Reserve

31st March – We woke to an overcast morning with everyone bar 2 groups packing up. We thought they must have known something we didn’t. We had already decided to move on, despite what everyone else was doing. We went out ...
Q – Expedition National Park

Q – Expedition National Park

Expedition National Park, Robinson Gorge Section, Starvale Camping area – T, OR, W, $. Follow directions from off the National parks website, takes about 2hrs to travel 89 kms. Last 16km’s 4WD only. Sites in mowed sections, one large area near creek. ...
Expedition National Park

Expedition National Park

This trip we are taking a few weeks over Easter and heading west stopping in at a few national parks. We spent the first night at Swinging Bridge Rest Area, a good distance from home for the first night. We ...
New and improved

New and improved

After our last big trip the Ute was in need of a few repairs. One was to get the back door repaired under insurance after someone tried to break in the back before we headed off. Metalink were doing the ...
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 ...