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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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Longreach – Ilfracombe

We left our camp site in the Bladensburg National Park around 8:00am. We don’t normally leave this early, in part to avoid the most active time of kangaroos. Kangaroos where everywhere in the park and I was driving very aware … Continue reading

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Ilfracombe, Longreach – Part 2

On our trips into Longreach we noticed this fence. Every post along the fence has been catching tumble weed, creating these incredible patterns. With a bit of wind behind them, these weeds tumble along the ground until they are stopped … Continue reading

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Ilfracombe, Longreach

Monday, 27th to Friday, 31st of May 2013 The trip to Ilfracombe from Isisford was along good roads. The sky was probably the most interesting part of the journey. The clouds created interesting patterns in the sky. (Lesley’s Photo) We … Continue reading

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Windorah

From Longreach we followed the Thompson Development Road to Windorah. We knew the road was going to be a one lane road, meaning only a section in the middle of the road is paved. If two vehicles are crossing, one … Continue reading

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Longreach

Leaving Lloyd Jones Weir we refuelled in Barcaldine before heading to Longreach. Listening to the ABC we learned that Longreach was celebrating its 125 year anniversary. As a consequence it was quite busy. We walked around in the Business Centre … Continue reading

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