Kimberley Adventure

12/06/14 - Well we are packed and ready for another adventure and this one is a beauty. We are off for 8 weeks to the Kimberley region. This has been on our bucket list for sometime and yeah we are finally going. This is our first trip to Western Australia, we have lots of amazing … Continue reading Kimberley Adventure

Beyond the Black Stump

13/6/14 - Last night we stayed at Swinging Bridge, we pulled in around 8.15pm had a quick cuppa and bed. We were up early and on the road by 6am, big day of travel today. We had a really good run. Only hold up was road works either side of Tambo that went for ages. … Continue reading Beyond the Black Stump


15/6/14 - So glad we had the heater on, it was rather a chilly night but we were nice and toasty in the camper. We fueled up and had morning tea at Winton before heading down the Min Min byway aka the Kennedy Developmental Road to Boulia. The road to Boulia is a lot more … Continue reading Boulia

Plenty Hwy Day 1

16/6/14 - We were thankful for the heater again last night with it being the coldest night so far. We were on the road by 9am. The road for the next hundred Kms or so was more rutted and boggy. There were areas were the landscape was flat with no trees, others area were quite … Continue reading Plenty Hwy Day 1

Plenty Hwy Day 2

17/6/14 - Gee the nights keep getting cooler. We were on the road by 9am. The road on the west side of Arthur Creek is better than the East side. Wide gravel road that is still corrugated but the corrugations aren't as deep. On some areas of the road it is wide smooth and compacted … Continue reading Plenty Hwy Day 2

Plenty to the Tanami

18/6/14 - Another cool night, it's the wind that is the killer, without that it wouldn't be so bad. The only sound we heard last night was a few dingoes. We were up well before the sun, early breaky waiting for the sun to light up the rocks. On the road by 8.30am Qld time, … Continue reading Plenty to the Tanami

The Tanami

19/6/14 - We found out about 9pm local time that road trains also use this rest area. One arrived and stayed until 5.30am, he left and another one pulled in. From Alice Springs to Halls Creek the Tanami is the longest shortcut in the world at 1077km. Total unsealed length 763km. We were on the … Continue reading The Tanami

Bungle Bungles, Purnululu National Park

22/06/14 - We stopped last night at Leycesters Rest Area, 100km north of Halls Creek. It was around 8.30pm and the place was packed with caravans, took us while to find a place to set up camp. We had a cuppa and headed for bed. Forgot to say that if you want drinking water at … Continue reading Bungle Bungles, Purnululu National Park

Bungle Bungle, Northern walks

23/6/14 - Wow, photos do not do this place justice. We got up reasonably early and headed to the Bloodwoods to do 2 of the walks. the Homestead and Echidna Chasm. Mini Palms walk was closed. The Homestead is a 4.4km return walk. It is a great walk with lots of interesting rocks to see … Continue reading Bungle Bungle, Northern walks