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Day 120. Gawler to Home

It is 750km from Gawler to home according to our rediscovered friend Google Maps. We want to be home today, so we have a day to settle before the boys go back to school. Also, Ben was dying to get … Continue reading

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Day 115. Yulara to Coober Pedy

Today we started the trip home, with a number of stops along the way. We were up early for a long driving day, a touch over 730km. It was literally freezing when we packed up; the temperature was 0.5 degrees, … Continue reading

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Day 103. Devil’s Marbles to Alice Springs

All but Patrick were up early to watch the sunrise over marbles; Tom disappeared off taking photos… … so Sam, Ben and I took our own. Follow these topics: Northern Territory, Red Centre

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Day 102. Daly Waters to Devil’s Marbles

Today, after a slow start, was mostly taken up with a long drive down the Stuart Highway, just over 500km. Not much to report about the drive, except that the further south we went we could notice the change from … Continue reading

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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 31 Exmouth to Tom Price

Today we bid farewell to Ningaloo Reef. A truly spectacular part of the world and one that gave us the most amazing experience of swimming with the whale sharks. Lucky I was really looking forward to getting into the heart … Continue reading

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