Daily Archives: April 19, 2012

Neither Trees nor Trains

Not much that didn’t fit the categories train or trees. One of the pictures is my shadow. I liked the truck parked along the road – we encountered so many on the roads. Advertisements

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Trains

All the photos in this post are somehow related to trains. Crystal Brook is an important railway hub. All the trains going north to Darwin go through here. All the trains between Perth and the eastern states go through here. … Continue reading

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Trees along Crystal Brook creek bed

If you had enough of my tree photos – don’t look at this post… All the photos are of trees along the creek bed of the Crystal Brook which gave this town it’s name. Currently, as most of the time, … Continue reading

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Thursday Geocaching at Crystal Brook

Today Lesley did the washing (I helped a little bit…) and we relaxed around the van. We searched for a couple of geocaches and managed to find them both. Well I didn’t – it was the people that joined me … Continue reading

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Crystal Brook camp site

Camped at Crystal Brook. As you can see, Lesley has done the washing in our new twin tub washing machine.

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To Crystal Brook

It was a short drive to Crystal Brook on Wednesday. Arrived in Crystal Brook Caravan Park. Set up camp in 36 degrees midday sun. Did a bit of shopping in Crystal Brook. Bought lamb chops from the local butcher. Met … Continue reading

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Burra Historical Town

Burra is a place full of history with lots of old buildings still preserved. It is also a thriving centre which preserves this historic place. We walked through the town and admired the many buildings. Had coffee in the Gaslight … Continue reading

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Burra

We arrived in Burra early afternoon. Burra is familiar territory for us as we have been here twice before. The showgrounds were actually in use for some horse activity and the camping in the showgrounds was not possible. Instead we … Continue reading

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A picture of Erich

Kay posted an image of me signing the GeoCache log at the Bottle Bend. As I never have pictures of myself, I decided to post it here… Copyright Kay. Used with permission.

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Ferry Crossing

On the way to Burra we crossed the Murray on a ferry. All ferries across the Murray are considered part of the road system and there is no charge. We couldn’t all fit onto the one ferry – this picture … Continue reading

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Loxton – Monday Morning

After an enjoyable evening under the porch in Loxton we had a quiet night. No traffic to be heard! In the morning we had some good chats, picked some fruit and then we were on our way to Burra.

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