Arkaroola, Pt. Augusta and Coober Pedy May 9th 2010 What is another 260 kms (each way) when you are so far from anywhere anyway? That was the logic we applied to our decision to go out to Arkaroola; well really we were only thinking of the 130 kms of dirt road - bitumen road doesn’t really count when deciding these things. Being at Wilpena and so close to Arkaroola, relatively speaking, it seemed a good decision at the time. We looked at the opti ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia 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
Living the life befitting the grey nomads that they are. Geoff is a keen driver, Margaret a keen organiser of Geoff. We have done 'the big trip', but it only served to remind us how much we did not see. We are busy rectifying that situation. Loving life and our wonderful country while we can.
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