Monthly Archives: April 2014

To Thargomindah from Boulia

Here we are spending a few days in Thargomindah in far south-western Queensland. We arrived here after an eventful trip covering several days while we travelled from Boulia. We left Boulia on the morning of 23rd April with the intent … Continue reading

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Alice to Boulia

Here we are in Boulia, some 300 kilometres south of Mount Isa. We arrived here yesterday and will depart tomorrow to continue Murray & Margaret’s excellent adventure in April/May 2014. We left Alice Springs on Easter Saturday and drove north … Continue reading

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Port Augusta to Alice Springs

While we were at Broken Hill we learned that the Birdsville Track was closed. We were in two minds as to whether to continue on to Port Augusta or take a different route, perhaps down to the Murray and follow … Continue reading

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Broken Hill

It rained all afternoon and much of the evening when we stayed in Cobar. The radio suggested there had only been 11 mls of rain but it seemed much more. On Friday morning we packed up a wet camp and … Continue reading

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Cunnamulla to Broken Hill:

It was quite a cool morning when we left St George to travel to our next destination of Cunnamulla and I had resorted to a vest to keep my back warm. The chill didn’t last too long and by the … Continue reading

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Travelling Through the Southwest

  Here we are at St George in South Western Queensland on the third day of our journey. We departed from the Sunshine Coast on Friday morning at about 8:45 following a couple of early morning showers. Our destination for … Continue reading

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Our First Trip in 2014

Since arriving home in June 2013 following a trip to Tasmania and South Australia with brief sojourns in Victoria and New South Wales, the caravan has been up on blocks and wrapped up to protect it from bad weather and … Continue reading

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