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Day 116. Coober Pedy to William Creek

First up today we went to the Old Timers Mine. The original mine dates back to 1916, it was concealed by back filling the shafts. No one knows why it was hidden but some think the original miners went off … Continue reading

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Day 108. Alice Springs to Glen Helen

This morning we left Alice Springs and hit the road again this time to the West MacDonnell Ranges, the more famous of the MacDonnell Ranges. They are not particularly high but stretch on for kilometres and the variation in colour made them … Continue reading

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Day 101. Elsey National Park to Daly Waters

Where we were staying at the Territory Manor Caravan Park, they hand feed the barramundi in their pond. The three boys had a go feeding them. A couple of Barra facts, rather than bite they actually suck their food in … 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 28 Ningaloo Reef

It’s my birthday, and thank you all for the many birthday wishes I received. Our new friends Dale, Nic and the boys came up from Coral Bay and we all went to Turquoise Bay. More drift snorkelling and laying on … Continue reading

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Day 26 Exmouth/ Ningaloo Reef

We drove 10 minutes down the coast to the Cape Range National Park which runs along the northern end of the Ningaloo Reef, and spent the day at Turquoise Bay. This is a picture perfect bay. White sand, clear turquoise … Continue reading

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