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Day 93 – Millstream-Chichester National Park

1st September, 2016. Instead of taking the van down to the Millstream campground, we decided to make our visit a day trip from Dampier. It was around 100kms of good sealed road before we turned on to gravel to head … Continue reading

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Day 49 – Karijini National Park Day 5

19th July, 2016. Our last day in Karijini and it was a lovely day. Erich’s morning walk. And finally a great shot of Circular Pool with no shadows. We decided today would be the day to do the Dales Gorge … Continue reading

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Day 48 – Karijini National Park Day 4

18th July, 2016. Today was declared to be washing day as we were a bit “gorged-out” at this stage and my thigh muscles were protesting at being overworked. All the photos were taken within walking distance from camp. Zebra Finches. … Continue reading

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Day 47 – Karijini National Park Day 3

17th July, 2016. Today we decided to explore more of the gorges on the other side of the National Park but first Erich went for an early walk to try to capture Circular Pool in good light. Unfortunately the shadows … Continue reading

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Day 46 – Karijini National Park Day 2

16th July, 2016. We packed lunch and set off on the approximately 110km drive to Hamersley Gorge. The rock formations pictured below were very common along Karijini Drive and I had tried to photograph them from the car yesterday but … Continue reading

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Day 45 – Karijini National Park Day 1

15th July, 2016. It was a quick run down the highway to the turnoff towards Karijini National Park where we arrived at around 9.30am. There were a few vans queued ahead of us checking in with the Camp Hosts but … Continue reading

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To Marble Bar, Port Hedland, DeGrey River

15th – 16th June, 2015 Sadly we had to leave our idyllic campsite at Carawine Gorge but looked forward to pushing on to new adventures. The original plan was that we would all travel the Gibb River Road together after … Continue reading

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At Carawine Gorge

ca14th – 15th June, 2015 We spent our last couple of days at Carawine Gorge lazing around, doing a bit of washing etc. Erich took quite a few more fauna photos. Black-necked stork commonly known as the Jabiru. Possibly a … Continue reading

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At Carawine Gorge

13th June, 2015 Today we decided, along with Kay and Bruce, to venture down to Skull Springs Road to find a camp that is listed on Wikicamps and sounded like a top spot. The road was in so-so condition. Not … Continue reading

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At Carawine Gorge

10th- 12th June, 2015 What a wonderfully peaceful spot this is. Only a few other campers and all spaced well away from each other along the water’s edge. As usual, Erich was out early to capture the morning light. On … Continue reading

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To Carawine Gorge

9th June, 2015 Erich’s birthday today so we will have a little celebration once we reach today’s destination of Carawine Gorge which also marks the end of this dirt road adventure from the West Macdonnell Ranges in the Northern Territory … Continue reading

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To Lake Dora

8th-9th June, 2015 Following the suggestion of the fuel depot Manager in Punmu, we set up camp at the edge of Lake Dora not too far to the west of the Community. It was a pleasant enough spot for overnight … Continue reading

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To Punmu

8th June, 2015 We got off to a fairly early start from Well 33 and arrived at the Kunawarritji Community just after opening hours on Monday morning. As previously mentioned, this was the most expensive fuel we have bought so … Continue reading

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