Tag Archives: Western Australian wildflowers

Days 84 & 85 – Mt Augustus National Park

23rd & 24th August, 2016. We had been in two minds about whether to visit Mt Augustus National Park or not. I had not been able to find out much about what there was to do until we got to … Continue reading

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Days 81-83 – Kennedy Range National Park

20th-22nd August, 2016. We headed north from Wooramel Station to the intersection where the North West Coastal Highway meets the Carnarvon to Gascoyne Junction road approximately 6km east of the coastal town of Carnarvon. There was a convenient fuel depot … Continue reading

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Days 76-79 – Kalbarri River Gorges

16th August, 2016. With a beautiful day in the offing, we decided to visit all the river gorges in the National Park, starting with those farthest away and work our way back towards town. First was Hawks Head with an … Continue reading

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Days 76-79 – Kalbarri Coast 1

15th-18th August, 2016 There is no free camping in Kalbarri and, as we like to be flexible in our travelling, we rarely book ahead unless there is no other option. Arriving at a caravan park recommended to us, we found … Continue reading

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Day 76 – Northampton WA

15th August, 2016. We said our farewells to Bev and Frans again as they were moving on to follow the wildflowers while we were finally heading to Geraldton to collect my long awaited glasses. For our last evening together we … Continue reading

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Days 73-75 – Ellendale Pool

12th August, 2016. It was a pretty drive from Three Springs north to Mingenew and then we were once again on roads already travelled until we got to Dongara. The monument that Erich wanted to photograph was easily found right … Continue reading

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Days 71 & 72 – Three Springs

10th & 11th August, 2016. We parted company with Bev and Frans as they were going to Dongara to have their vehicle serviced and, as we were still waiting for my new glasses to arrive in Geraldton, we headed further … Continue reading

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Days 67-70 – Lake Indoon

6th-9th August, 2016. It was just a short drive from Cliff Head to Lake Indoon and we were lucky to find a good campsite to fit both rigs right above the lake shore. Our first sighting of a Fan Tailed … Continue reading

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Days 65 & 66 – Cliff Head

4th-5th August, 2016. Unfortunately, as predicted, light rain began falling overnight. By morning there had been an exodus of other campers leaving just us, Bev and Frans and people in a camper trailer. We debated whether to chance staying but … Continue reading

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Day 64 – Coalseam Conservation Park

3rd August, 2016. Leaving Mullewa and turning on to the road leading to Mingenew, we found another exhibit on the Art Drive Mid West route. Recycled old tyres made to look like teacups filled with wildflowers not yet in bloom. … Continue reading

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Day 63 – Mullewa Last Impressions

2nd August, 2016. There was not much left for us to see around Mullewa but Erich photographed a few of the buildings and then we went for another drive out to have a look at the Wreath Flowers north of … Continue reading

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Day 62 – Mullewa Day Trip

1st August, 2016. There are a number of interesting walks and drives that can be taken from Mullewa and we chose to do two of them that day. But first Erich was out early for his “oil pulling” walk. It … Continue reading

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