Broken Hill to Birdsville June 24th 2009 Left Broken Hill and halfway to Tibooburra (in the North Western Corner of NSW) time got changed back to Eastern Standard Time (normal for Melbourne). It is very weird in the outback!
Roads were pretty rough, there was bitumen leading to the cattle grids and in between were gibbers, red or grey sand, it kept on changing without rhyme or reason. There were salt and clay pans and the scrub disa ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Birdsville Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
We are leaving very early Friday morning to beat the City traffic. Hopefully Car & Camper will be all packed and aim to spend our first night in NSW somewhere. Yeah! See you all later when the weather is warmer. xx... full info