Brisbane QLD to Iron Knob SA September 3rd 2011 Days 1 to 5 - Bethania QLD to Iron Knob SA
Why would you trust the a GPS?
It only knows the main roads
Not those scenic alternatives
Which enhance our driving day.
And using selected way points
when navigating East to west,
Only creates circuitous routes
That frustrate passenger and driver alike.
And then as roads become remote
It says it has no connecting roads,
So you're left t ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Bourke 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
Marg and Rob purchased a Horizon Wattle (Mercedes Sprinter) motorhome built by Ballina Campers and planned to circumnavigate Australia over the following couple of years, collecting it just after Rob retired in May 2011.
The couple of years grew out to over 4 years during which time we travelled from Brisbane to Perth return accross the Nullarbor both ways in 2011; in 2012 we travelled various places on the East Coast of Australia. The highlight of the year was our October November trip to Port Douglas which included the total eclipse of the sun. 2013 saw us do a 'Lap' or 'Trip around the blo... full info