Category Archives: Our travels in 2016

Blogs about our travels in the year 2016. This will include short trips in Queensland, travels to NSW and travels to Western Australia

Easter 2016 – Wondai

26th April We could have made it home from Wandoan in a long day of driving. But as we were not in a hurry we decided to break for the night in Wondai. We set up camp in the middle … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Wandoan

21st April We had arranged this trip so that we could attend a gathering at Wandoan organised by the founder of RV Homebase, Peter Shadforth. Camping was organised at the Juandah Historical Village with 21 RVs attending. The weekend had … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Wallumbilla to Possum Park

18th April It was finally time to leave Bollon as we needed to be in Wandoan by the 21st for a gathering. We had originally planned to head east from St George to Moonie and then north, however, we were … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – St George

14th April On receiving advice that Erich’s camera had been repaired, we decided to have it sent to St George, the closest large town to Bollon. As we had no real need to move camp we decided to extend our … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Bollon Wildlife

9th – 18th April The wildlife, particularly the birds, at Bollon was prolific. Erich took so many photos that I decided they deserved their own post. Not exactly wildlife but isn’t this a beautiful animal. Looking for a drink at … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Bollon

9th April After discovering that our caravan tyres on the front axle were not going to see us home as we had hoped at the start of the trip, we arranged with the local Cunnamulla tyre dealer to fit two … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Cunnamulla again

9th April I omitted some photos from the previous post about Cunnamulla so here they are. Views of the Warrego River just a few meters from our caravan. The locals enjoyed waterskiing on the river in the afternoons. Another lovely … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Day trip to Eulo & Yowah Opal Fields

8th April We had decided on a day trip west to Eulo and the Yowah Opal Fields leaving the van in Cunnamulla, planning to lunch at the cafe at Yowah. First stop was the small town of Eulo where this … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Cunnamulla

5th April We got a reasonably early start from Cobar heading towards Bourke with the intention of stopping for the night at a rest area north of Bourke. Having been to Bourke twice before there was no reason for us … Continue reading

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Easter 2016 – Cobar

4th April Continuing north along the Kidman Way, our next planned stop was in Cobar. So far traffic had been very light though we passed many empty semis that must have been part of the Burrumbuttock Hay Runners heading home … Continue reading

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