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Outback Day 6 – Trip home

August 31, 2014

Outback Day 5 – Carnarvon National Park Hike, Helicopter Ride

  This was certainly one of our favourite days in the Outback. We hiked the over 14 km around the Carnarvon Gorge. It was never treacherous, in fact it was splendid due to the flora, foliage, and fauna surrounding us. We indulged in lunch when we finally made it back to the car. Our thrilling  Read more

August 29, 2014

Outback Day 4 – Sapphire Searching, then Springsure

  Day 4 in the Outback. Out of Winton and on to the next town. Independence Day songs in the car; fortunately not too much recording of that. (-; Sapphire searching at Pat’s Gems was quite merry. And a lovely stay at Springsure’s Overlander Motel with the cordial owners, Greg and Maria.

August 28, 2014

Outback Day 3 – Matilda, Dinosaurs, and the lovely Sax and the Single Girl

  Outback Day 3 consisted of much entertainment. We drove and observed; drove and observed. We then arrived at the Dinosaur Stampede and examined small, medium, and large dinosaur footprints. Next we visited the Waltzing Matilda Museum. Never will we forget the melodious Waltzing Matilda song with quite thought provoking words.. Very deep, billabong deep.  Read more

August 11, 2014

Outback Day 2 – Longreach – Winton

  Second day gallivanting upon the Outback roads! I was revived from the Galahs greeting in the morning. We quickly stopped to pet a prickly pear tree(I was the only one doing the petting, hence the pricking). We were warmly and harmlessly approached not too intimately by a curious emu. The Stockman Longreach Museum welcomed  Read more

August 5, 2014

Outback Day 1 – Charleville

  We are headed for the Outback! Westward we go. Day 1 – A lot of driving and a lot of beauty. Arrived in Charleville in time for dinner.  

August 4, 2014

New Piano and more!

July 30, 2014

Hiking and Exploring with the Gang!

July 28, 2014

Exploring Noosa

July 27, 2014

Mount Ninderry Hike

June 29, 2014

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