Painted Desert April 1st 2012 Hi All
Our last contact was from Streaky Bay on the Eyre Peninsula. From there we moved on to Melrose just south of Port Augusta where we left the camper and headed half way home to Keith to meet Craig and Sarah and pick up the bud. He was a bit strange for a couple of days with all the travel but has now settled in quite nicely. Our next port of call was the Painted Desert where we set up camp ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Marla 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
well we are heading off on Saturday for another adventure, it will be great to get out of this rain and cold.
We are heading up the middle, then over the Simpson Desert. Stopping off at Karumba for a spot of fishing, then east to Port Douglas.
From Port Douglas heading North to Cooktown then on to the Cape.
We will try and keep you up to date with photos and stories along the way.... full info