Category Archives: Travel

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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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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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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It’s nearly time.

2 weeks today people. Yes, you heard me. Murray and I leave in  two weeks on the adventure of a lifetime. Well, for us anyway. Six months away from our boys and the rest of our families is a long … Continue reading

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Procrastinating.

This trip of ours is coming up way too quick and I have been procrastinating far too long on what I should be telling all our followers. Time to pull out all stops and get on with it. Murray has … Continue reading

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Invy…a visit with Kate.

Mum is becoming weaker each day, with this in mind we knew we couldn’t stray too far away from her but a short journey was possible.  With our niece Kate all alone in Inverell, missing her family and working hard … Continue reading

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Time off. 

As you know from my previous post we have nine weeks off. Our first week was spent at home with all the preparations being made for our trip.  After a quick day trip to Orange for Mother’s Day we needed … Continue reading

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