Day 1 – Thursday 28th August 2008

Chris and Kate’s Fabulous Adventure (as Chris calls it) Day 1 - Thur 28th August 2008. Well after all the months of preparation we were ready to head off on our trip. I (Kate) had come down with a bad head cold. Not the way one likes to start a trip, nether the less it … Continue reading Day 1 – Thursday 28th August 2008

Q – Ravensbourne Rest Area

Ravensbourne Rest Area – T, OR F, M, D. 14km east of Hampton QLD. Just before the turn off to the national park, on left heading towards Hampton. Big area next to sports ground, camping area has sloping ground. At night it’s easy to mistake the sports ground for lovely flat grassy camp spots. Rating … Continue reading Q – Ravensbourne Rest Area

Mt Moffatt Sections

Mt Moffatt Sections. It would not be right to put in the campsites for this area without showing the roads. The Mt Moffatt section of Carnarvon Gorge National Park is approx. 190kms from Injune or nearly 250kms from Mitchell. 124kms of the road is dirt, which in dry conditions is pretty good and regularly graded. … Continue reading Mt Moffatt Sections

Day 4 – Sun 31st

We have had a busy day. In the morning we went to Marlong Arch. This is a natural sandstone arch that doesn’t look like it’s staying up there by much. A chain saw could have come in handy as trees were in the way of the photo we wanted to take. Still took lots of … Continue reading Day 4 – Sun 31st

Q – Mt Moffatt – Dargonelly Rock Hole

Mt Moffatt - Dargonelly Rock Hole – T, OR, W, $. Big open area, fees apply you have to book online or at the Roma office. Near a creek with a swimming hole. Animals come down to drink at the water. Very peaceful. Suitable for vans.  Update, a new toilet has been built since our first visit. Rating … Continue reading Q – Mt Moffatt – Dargonelly Rock Hole

Day 5 – Mon 1st

What a rotten night sleep, I had to sit up all night due to coughing. It also rained during the night and thoughts of will we get out crossed my mind, as they say in wet weather the road becomes impassable. The plan today was to head up to the 4wd part of the park … Continue reading Day 5 – Mon 1st