Kalbarri to Yanchep, Perth November 7th 2014 This easy one day drive really completes the first half of our journey.
We have arrived at Yanchep (north of Perth) a little earlier than planned, and with a landscaping job to complete for our family here.
We drove out the northern exit from Kalbarri so that we could turn south and drive through another old time town, Northam. This little rural town looks a little old and tired, but has one of ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Yanchep 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