The Big Rock July 3rd 2012 <strong style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal;">Day 4 – Tuesday July 3rd – Coober Pedy to Uluru
A peek outside the tent at 7.15 am saw the sky an amazing mix of orange shades as the sun was rising. The stars slowly faded and the sun appeared over the horizon. 2 degrees overnight. Brrrrr.
With 750 kms to drive today we were keen to get going quite early. After filling ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Northern Territory » Ayers Rock 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
Muppetsontour are Mark, Hazel, Anna and Luke. We are seizing the great Aussie opportunity of "long service leave" and travelling around the Western half of Australia for 9 weeks during July and August 2012. Anna (11) and Luke (turning 10 on the second day of the trip - won't that be a fun day in the car....) are looking forward to "wagging school" and Mark and Hazel can't wait to experience outback Australia, the Top End, Kimberley, Broome, the WA coast. Starting from Melbourne, we hitch up the camper trailer on June 30th for our big adventure. Very happy to have you guys tagging along!... full info