17-9-11 Got to Takarakka Bush Resort early & set up ($41 a night for 3 nights), then took off to Carnarvon Gorge Visitors Centre, to get our maps for our walks. We decided to do the shorter walks today, so we went to Mickey Creek Gorge, Warrumbah Creek Gorge (3 km return) & Baloon Cave (1 km return), where we saw Aboriginal paintings. We then headed back to camp where we had a walk & saw an Echidna & visited the Platypus Pool with no luck seeing one. It is a great park with a beaut camp kitchen & fire pit. Tomorrow we are doing the big walk (I hope I make it, I will have a go).
Let us introduce ourselves, my name is Michelle & my Hubby’s name is Dennis & we have travelled half way round Australia with our dogs (that we lost this year). We have two grown up sons both married to great girls & they live in the country so we don’t see them much. We have 3 Beautiful grandkids & 1 beautiful Great Grandchild, we are known as GG’s . We decided to go around Aus while our health was still good. We sold the house & took off, we had a great time. We are travelling in a 2002 Land cruiser gas & petrol & a 2009 21' Jayco, off roader with slide out bedroom, big fridge & washi... full info