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Monthly Archives: October 2015
Day 21 – Norseman to Perth The end of the journey is in sight. Only 638 km to go via the Norseman Hyden road. The group decided to go for it as we had achieved a similar distance the day … Continue reading
Another big day planned. All agreed to press on as far as we can and try for Fraser Range or Norseman. Depending on the cars. Broke camp early and on the road by 6-30am. Ian and Gary pushed on ahead … Continue reading
Up early to the call of the Kookaburra! Big day planned for a run at the border or beyond. A reasonably uneventful day with all cars running well. Only one stoppage with “Merv” but he was soon underway after cleaning … Continue reading
A pleasant afternoon in Streaky then the party gathered for the evening meal at the local hotel. Great food and hospitality. Brett decided to leave the group early next morning as he was flying to Melbourne the next Wednesday for family … Continue reading
Day 17 – Kingoonya to Streaky Bay Another early morning start to the sound of the warbling Kookaburra. (new tour director has a whistle). Much better than the off key singing from the previous director. The lead car this morning … Continue reading
Day 16 – Coober Pedy to Kingoonya An early morning start after a wonderful evening meal at George’s underground restaurant heading some 280 km south. The plan to continue as far beyond as we can towards Wirrulla which is some … Continue reading
Days 14-15 – Coober Pedy The group awoke to the warble of the “Kookaburra” and a Taiwanese reply! Pete’s car was examined by all and declared to be broken. We all decided to hitch the brand new Dean Roberts A … Continue reading
Day 13 Alice Springs To Cooper Pedy Group photo outside Caravan Park saying farewell to Alice Springs. The adventure continues now heading South on the return journey heading to Coober Pedy. Stewarts Wells for morning tea. Some probs with “Merv” … Continue reading
Days 10 to 12 – Alice Springs “There’s no town like Alice”. Never a truer word has been spoken. The group booked into the MacDonnell Range Big 4 holiday park in Alice and stayed for the next three days. The … Continue reading