Monthly Archives: April 2016

Camp Barrabadeen, Lake Tinaroo.

What an absolutely fabulous weekend we have just had spending time with family at Camp Barrabadeen. This was one of the things our niece Jess wanted to tick off her to do list this year and when I saw this … Continue reading

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Time Spent on the Atherton Tablelands.

Always a pleasure and fun. What else can I say?  The Atherton Tablelands are picturesque, enjoyable, sometimes wet but above all the home of Murray’s family. We have spent the past eleven days in Malanda with Murray’s parents, Rus and … Continue reading

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Creatures of the Night.

I think this is worthy of a post and a good laugh, whereas Murray thought it was only worth a Facebook post.  A good story needs its own Storyboard I say. So here we go. Our first night here in … Continue reading

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Murray’s Idea of Adventure.

Murray wanted to spice up our trip with some ‘adventure’ so we set out from Townsville to Cardwell for an overnight stop then to Blencoe Falls with a picturesque drive up the Kirrama Range. Hmmm, not too sure, in hindsight, … Continue reading

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Townsville

Townsville, always warm and humid but always pretty and welcoming. We arrived here on Thursday afternoon, April 7th to a warm welcome from Murray’s older brother, John and his wife, Maree. Staying three nights we were able to catch up … Continue reading

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Charters Towers

  After another six hour trip filled with lots of lovely scenery and wildlife we arrived safely, around 3pm on Tuesday, 5th April, in sunny Charters Towers. Dalrymple Tourist Van Park http://www.dalrymplevanpark.com.au was our choice for camping at here. Upon booking … Continue reading

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Sapphire.

As with any plans they can be changed and ours are changed almost daily. We left the Gil Weir behind and headed to Emerald on Saturday, April 2nd. Injune was one of the little towns we went through on the … Continue reading

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Here We Go.

Finally, after all the modifying, planning and packing we are on the road. Good Friday was the day we set off from home. It was a long day, taking six instead of four hours to reach Orange but we enjoyed … Continue reading

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