Monthly Archives: June 2013

Day 93. Darwin

Off this morning to see the Jumping Crocs on the Adelaide River. The wetlands around there are full of saltwater crocodiles and there are a few tours on the river that do jumping crocs thing. Essentially it is hanging a … Continue reading

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Fishing

Not only was I given a leave pass but Emma also organised flights to get Kane up here for a 3 day/3 night fishing trip. We went out on a 52 foot boat with 7 other passengers and 4 crew. … Continue reading

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Day 92. Darwin

After a sleep in Ben, Sam, Patrick and I went down to Darwin City Waterfront the drawcard for us was the Wave Park, a huge pool that pumps out big waves pretty much nonstop. An added bonus are the free … Continue reading

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Day 91. Darwin

The boys and I had arranged to meet the Foxes at the Territory Wildlife today. It is a fantastic open-air zoo about 50 km out of Darwin. It is so big that there are shuttle trains that take you to … Continue reading

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Day 90. Darwin

The boys and I went to Crocosaurus Cove today. This amazingly is set right in the middle of town and was surprisingly good; it was quite gimmicky but still lots of fun. Apart from the crocs there was an aquarium … Continue reading

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Day 89. Darwin

This morning Kane, our business partner flew into Darwin, he and Tom are going out on a 3 day-night fishing trip. This achieved two things – a big thank you for Kane for looking after the businesses while we are … Continue reading

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Day 88. Litchfield National Park to Darwin

We packed up the tvan this morning and headed to Darwin with a few stops on the way. We went out the northern entrance of the park that is not used as much due to some of it being unsealed … Continue reading

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Day 87. Litchfield National Park

With a full night sleep everyone was feeling refreshed and Ben was feeling much better, not 100% but better none the less. We headed off to Wangi Falls, trying to get there early to avoid the crowds. We did but … Continue reading

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Day 86. Darwin to Litchfield National Park

We picked up the car and tvan this morning. Tom and I were very pleased to have our home back and get on the road again. Goodness knows what we will be like when we finally return to Melbourne. I … Continue reading

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Day 85. Nhulunbuy to Darwin

More footy fix today and a lovely way to spend our last day in Arnhem Land. There was a 2-day tournament being held in Nhulunbuy with teams from around Arnhem Land: Groote Island, Elcho Island, Gapuwiyak, Maningrida, Galiwinku and a … Continue reading

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