Bonshaw Weir

We were sad to leave the great camping spot we had here at Bingara but with only a few days left this trip we had to move on. We were going to stop at Severn River, at the time the grass was long but it was being mowed, there was very little water in the … Continue reading Bonshaw Weir

Mother of Ducks Lagoon

We were on the road before 8am as we had a decent drive today and wanted to get to Guyra by lunch time so we could have time to explore the area. We have stopped for the night at Mother of Ducks Lagoon, which is right next to the golf course. This was once a … Continue reading Mother of Ducks Lagoon

Let’s Shake it Down

This is our first real trip in the new van so will be a good shake down trip. We are heading south to the New England area. The route we are taking just happens to follow most of The Fossickers Way. We had the van hooked up and ready to go as soon as Chris … Continue reading Let’s Shake it Down

Jennings Rest Area

We left Glenn Innes early arvo heading towards home looking for a place to spend our last night. We called into Tenterfield at our favourite park there, it's always filled with lovely autumn colours that we don't see at home. Jess enjoyed playing in the fallen leaves. We stopped for the night at Jennings Rest … Continue reading Jennings Rest Area

Glen Innes & Inverell

Chris used to work in the Glen Innes, Inverell area. All we really remembered about Glen Innes was it used to get very cold. After we left Cranky Rock we stopped in at Inverell for morning tea and a walk around the town. We were very impressed and are keen to come back and explore … Continue reading Glen Innes & Inverell

Cranky Rock Nature Reserve

Cranky Rock is 8 km east of Warialda, turn off is off the Gwydir Hwy and is well sign posted. Powered and unpowered camping is available, there is a little kiosk, toilet and shower, day use area with shelter, free gas BBQs and children's play area. They also allow dogs. At the time we were … Continue reading Cranky Rock Nature Reserve

Gum Flat Reserve

We spent 5 nights at this wonderful free camping area right along the banks of the Gwydir River. 25 km from Moree is the turn off to Gum Flat Road, it is then only a few kms up the road to a camping area that goes 2km along the river.   Plenty of reasonable flat … Continue reading Gum Flat Reserve