Monthly Archives: June 2016

Days 13 – 21 – Broome

13th – 21st June, 2016. It was an easy drive from Ellendale Rest Area to Broome’s Gateway, the caravan park where we plan to stay for the duration of our visit to Broome this year. We stayed here for two … Continue reading

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Days 11 & 12 – Ellendale Rest Area

11th & 12th June, 2016. Continuing our journey west towards Broome, our next planned overnight stop was Ellendale Rest Area. The scenery now was fairly ordinary – quite flat and featureless. We stopped in at Fitzroy Crossing to refuel but … Continue reading

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Day 10 – to Mary Pool

10th June, 2016 Once again Erich was out early to capture the morning light at Dunham River before we packed up to move on. Unfortunately, the river can’t be seen from the campsite. There is a geocache at the bridge … Continue reading

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Days 8 & 9 – To Kununurra and beyond

8th June, 2016 – Sullivan Creek Rest Area – Gregory National Park It was an easy leg from Katherine to the Sullivan Creek Rest Area in the Gregory National Park. We camped at this rest area last year on our … Continue reading

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Days 6 & 7 – To Katherine

6th & 7th June, 2016 We got off to an early start from Camooweal Billabong, back into town to fuel up and use the dump point. The road across to 3 Ways, at the junction with the Stuart Highway, is … Continue reading

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Days 4 & 5 – Camooweal

Days 4 & 5 – Camooweal Our run from Fullerton River to Cloncurry was eventless, if we ignore the close quarters with overhanging trees as we left the campsite. I won’t go into details here but suffice to say it … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Longreach

2nd June, 2016 Some of you who are familiar with our blog may be wondering about the speed of our trip at this point. This part of our trip is a “quick and dirty” drive to Broome to ensure that … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Bluff

1st June, 2016 We had a peaceful stay at Calliope River Southside with a few more vehicles arriving in the afternoon but certainly it could not be said to be crowded. As always, Erich was out for his early morning … Continue reading

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