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Cloncurry

Left Camooweal Tuesday morning heading east. The road between Camooweal and Mt Isa is burnt out for long stretches on both sides of the road. Only stopped in Mt Isa for fuel, we had been in The Isa before and … Continue reading

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Kakadu

Leaving Darwin we hadn’t yet made up our minds whether to visit Kakadu or Lichfield National Parks. Several people had told us that Lichfield had magnificent crocodile free swimming holes but in the end we opted for Kakadu. We had … Continue reading

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Mindil Beach Markets

Thursday evening and the weather looked okay so off we went to the Mindil Beach Markets. These markets close for the wet season on the last Thursday of October so we only just made it. Very crowded but the food … Continue reading

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A Trip To Wyndham

We decided that we should give the car a good run to try to test it before we left Kununurra and as we wanted to see Wyndham this seemed to be the perfect “test run” as Wyndham is about 110 … Continue reading

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Kunnunnurra

This Town Caravan Park in Kununurra is a great park. It is what caravan parks used to be like before they started squeezing more and more caravans into smaller and smaller spaces.   Big spaces with a separate space for … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Gibb River Road

Fantastic scenery, wonderful swimming holes and a good road seem to sum up in a few words the Gibb River Road. The Gibb River Road has developed a reputation as a hard 4×4 drive, a destroyer of cars and tyres … Continue reading

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Stuck in Derby

As per our plans we arrived in Derby, topped up our fuel then headed up the Gibb River Road. However after only 80 kilometres it became obvious that we had an engine overheating problem when the vehicle was at slow … Continue reading

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