Karratha to Broome August 20th 2013 From Karratha, the journey is only a little north of east as we follow the coast past Port Hedland to Broome. What a truckie does in a day, we took a week camping by various rivers and or free camps.
We must commend WA Main Roads for the excellent new toilets and dump points for travellers in the region. They leave other states in their dust, and the sites are quite rubbish free, probably becau ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Broome 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