Category Archives: Western Australia

Day 68. Kununurra to Victoria Highway

This will be the shortest blog of the trip as we didn’t do much except drive. We left Kununurra late morning, and left Western Australia not long after that. We were all a bit sad about this having spent the … Continue reading

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Day 67. Kununurra

In the morning, we drove across the Diversion Dam to Zebra Gallery, a small gallery/ shop that is famed for jewellery and stuff made out of striped rock. Nice rocks but not overly interesting. It did however have the world’s … Continue reading

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Day 66. Kununurra

We had finally arrived in a substantial town and were desperately in need of restocking from the supermarket and the bottle shop, (we have been on strict rations for the past few days) but it was a public holiday. The … Continue reading

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Day 65. Bungle Bungles to Kununurra

We packed up this morning, left the tvan and drove to the start of our first walk of the day, Mini Palm Track, a 5km return walk. The walk started out on a dry stony creek bed before entering the … Continue reading

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Day 64. Bungle Bungles

Amazingly, this area was only discovered by the wider public in 1983 and was made a national park in 1987. We were told that this only happened when a national geographic film crew was in Kununurra en route to do … Continue reading

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Day 63. El Questro to Bungle Bungles

We packed up early to leave El Questro.  We stopped at Emma Gorge, this is still part of El Questro but is north of the Gibb River Road, and we did the hour walk to the end of the gorge. … Continue reading

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Day 62. El Questro

Today we hired a couple of boats and went on the Chamberlain Gorge. As there were five of us and the boats only take four each, luckily they gave us a good deal. The boats have electric motors so are … Continue reading

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Day 61. El Questro

We had planned to be up early to get to Zebedee Springs before it got busy. Oops, we slept in, this proved to be a blessing as we arrived at the springs just as a tour group was leaving, had … Continue reading

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Day 60. Home Valley Station to El Questro

Tom went out on a fishing tour this morning; it was just him and the guide. Unfortunately, his luck with fishing on this trip is continuing and he caught nothing. He cannot blame the boys this time. They were annoying … Continue reading

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Day 59. Home Valley Station

This morning we drove a short way to Bindoola Falls and Gorge, which is on Home Valley Station. It was then a very short but steep, scrambly walk to the bottom of the gorge. There was no water flowing but … Continue reading

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