Lismore to Old Bar January 18th 2010 Monday morning I got hooked up with some brand new tyres for the car, and we took off form Lismore Caravan Park. The oldies that had been staying nearby to our van all came to hug us and wave goodbye - a couple even had tears in their eyes!! Very cute! We were very excited to be heading out of Lismore and onto the next leg of our journey.
We planned to be arriving at Rob & Judy’s house Old B ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Old Bar 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
For as long as I can remember, the idea of traveling around Australia in a caravan has appealed to me. I think the inspiration must stem from meeting a family in Port Macquarie as a young teen, who just lived and traveled in their caravan I was enthralled. How does it work, how do they school, where do they stay I wondered. Apparently they just fished their way from place to place. It must have been a great big prolonged adventure! Incidentally that family eventually settled in my home town and we are still very good friends.
The notion of traveling this great land of ours has not left ... full info