St George, Qld

St George, Qld

Usually when we stay at Swinging Bridge it’s a one night stop and a quick early get away in the morning. This time it was nice to have a leisurely breakfast, let the canvas dry, go for a walk all ...
Go West young man, Go West

Go West young man, Go West

That is the plan this trip, to head west of home for a few weeks, just following our nose, stopping at whatever takes our fancy. But our distance west won’t be any further than St George, QLD, due to time ...
N- Lederville Rocky River Retreat

N- Lederville Rocky River Retreat

Lederville Rocky River Retreat – OR, D, W, $ – Carton of Corona 26km from Drake NSW. Drake is situation on the Bruxner HWY between Tenterfield and Casino in NSW. Tenterfield is 44km East of Drake. Turnoff is just outside of Drake ...
Rocky River

Rocky River

This year we broke our rule about not going away at Easter as we find most places to be pretty busy and packed. But with the week before Easter off it made it a 10 day break so we decided ...
Running Repairs

Running Repairs

It’s been a while since we have been out and about. After our last big trip to Western Australia we came home and bought a house. After 5 years of renting and with some bad neighbours we decided it was ...
Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

7/08/2014 – It doesn’t seem to matter how long you are away for, when it’s time to go home, you are keen to get there. For us it’s catch up with family and friends. Don’t like the unpacking, packing is ...
Maranoa District

Maranoa District

6/8/14 – Chris had to change a slow leaking tyre this morning, the same tyre that came off the ute on the Tanami, which seems so long ago now. The tyre has done well really, considering everything it has been ...
Back to Blackall

Back to Blackall

4/8/14 – It’s nice to have options and the time to explore them. We have changed our minds about which was to head home several times. The Hot Pools at Blackall won out, we enjoyed them so much the first ...
Riversleigh Fossil Centre – Mt Isa

Riversleigh Fossil Centre – Mt Isa

3/8/14 – We had been to the Riversleigh Fossil site near Lawn Hill on a previous trip in 2012, and to be honest it didn’t mean or do a lot for us. However the Fossil Centre in at Mt Isa ...
Mount Isa

Mount Isa

2/08/14 – We had booked into do the Hard Times Mine Tour, we decided to go for the package tour 1 which included Riversleigh Fossil Centre and the Isa Experience & The Gallery, cost $59 each. Tickets for the Fossil ...
South to Mt Isa

South to Mt Isa

1/8/14 – Well it was time to leave this amazing place and head south down the Riversleigh Road towards Mt Isa. We stopped in at Adels Grove to top up the fuel tank $2.05l. Just before we hit the bitumen ...
Day 3 – Lawn Hill

Day 3 – Lawn Hill

31/7/14 – Pancakes for breaky then paddle up the gorge again. Good to see the gorge at different times of the day, both sides of the gorge were lit up by the morning sun. It was busier in the mornings, ...