Blogs from Warakurna, Western Australia, Australia, Oceania


6 Oscar Foxtrot Giles Weather Station Thursday 29 August I wonder sometimes where I am waking up in the morning, some mornings it is quicker for me to remember than others, this morning took a while for me to connect that we were in Warakurna at the roadhouse on the Great Central Road. If you thought for one minute this would be remote, you are right, but one thing was a fact this is not that busy road, well if you consider 30 Vehicles in 4 days, I would guess its not that busy, no wonder there is a campaign to have bitumen laid down, there were 6 campers here last night and people in the cabins, including a Senator for Western Australia and her team who are in town to talk to the local indigenous ... read more
Giles Weather Station
Len Beadell's Cartoon's
Len Beadell's Cartoon's

Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Warakurna August 28th 2013

Australia’s Longest Shortcut Wednesday 28 August I was already up by the time Caroline woke up this morning, it was a cool morning but the sun would soon be up over the dune and it would be getting warm quite quickly. As soon as I realised Caroline was stirring I thrust a morning cuppa in to in her hands. We wanted to get a good jump on the day, our Uluru parks pass had expired yesterday and today we were leaving Uluru heading to the Western Australian border. Sitting outside we ate toast and jam for breakfast, and then got onto the packing up, it was quick and easy this morning, before 9am it was already getting warm the temperature expecting to get to 33 degrees today. I have to say Uluru (Aryes Rock) was nothing ... read more
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the Great Central Road
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