For the last three years Chris and I have combined a reunion with her sisters (of which there are 4), some bush camping at a little known camp spot and then a week in the Barossa Valley, visiting wineries and stocking up on some wonderful wines.
The family reunion is a fairly typical affair, the sisters talk about grandchildren and … Continue reading – Photos and more
Fully refreshed from a fabulous shower the previous day at Kunawaritji, we set off to travel the Gary Junction Road to Alice Springs on Tuesday the 13th June.
Stopping for a last group photo as we leave … Continue reading – Photos and more
In my last post I suggested that the next post would be Kunawaritji, Alice Springs area, in particular Palm Valley and Arltunga, then home.
However in the meantime I have chucked together a video taken through the windscreen that gives a glimpse of the Canning Stock Route as it crosses the Great Sandy Desert.
The Video starts at well 51 and … Continue reading – Photos and more
After topping up with fuel at Billiluna we headed south down the Canning to find a nice spot for lunch. Chris and I had previously visited this area in 2014 and so I was aware of Lake Stretch, 20km or so south of Billiluna.
Lake Stretch was so Idyllic that there was a temptation to make camp, however it … Continue reading – Photos and more
Back home with internet access, time to post some of the story and a few photos.
As I said in my first post, the idea of heading off with a bunch of blokes to do the Canning Stock Route was spawned over a cup of coffee with my mate Al. Actually it was his idea which came about … Continue reading – Photos and more