Day 16 – 23rd April

Sleeping underground was a bit like sleeping in any motel room, it was not quiet or eerie like we expected, in fact it was a bit noisy. The walls between rooms may be sandstone and very thick but the door is not so people talking outside your door can be heard. Also the pipes that lead outside … Continue reading Day 16 – 23rd April

Day 14 – 21st April

Wow where to start, what a full day. Driving into Coober Pedy was an experience in itself. There are dirt mounds everywhere, sometimes one here and there and then other times lots and all different sizes. First impressions of Cooper Pedy was that it seemed a bit slow to get moving as there wasn’t many … Continue reading Day 14 – 21st April


We had planned a trip this April/May 09 up to Far North Qld but alas the FNQ wet season had other ideas,with most of the areas we were heading to flooded. Poor Karumba is likely to be isolated for at least 8 weeks. Bedourie and Birdsville are also flooded due to the floods up north … Continue reading Prelude: