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Tooraweenah Rest Area  

Tooraweenah Rest Area

A lovely view of the many shapes of the Warrumbungle Ranges.
The "Coo-ees" and a Surprise Solar System

June 8th 2014
Yesterday was a maintenance and blog day. Then today, before we set off for Coonabarabran, I picked a few of the black olives to use in cooking (we don’t like eating them straight). The owner of the park gave me a paper with the instructions and recipe for bottling them, after first soaking out the bitterness for ten days, so I’ll have a go. On our journey, as we entered the town of Gilgandra ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Gilgandra

Australian Flag 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
11th June 2014

All that flat land in front of a mountain reminds me of NZ
12th June 2014

Flat Land
Yes it's very similar. We saw more plains with "Big Sky" as Dad likes to call it - on our drive today.

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