Category Archives: Geocaching

Coat of Arms time …

It was a Australian Coat of Arms type of day with plenty of kangaroos and emus along the way with the living out numbering the roadkill for a change.   An easy day travelling from Cunnamulla to Charleville. It only … Continue reading

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Back of Bourke …

A big 400 kilometre session of roadkill slalom. Todays travel took me from Cobar through Bourke in New South Wales finishing up at Cunnamulla in Queensland. The amount of roadkill was amazing with something every 100 metres or so.   … Continue reading

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Thar’s Gold in them Hills …

A day of exploring Cobar using geocaching as my guide. There is more to Cobar than a town out in the middle of nowhere. It has a history of copper and gold mining dating back to the 1800’s and in fact the … Continue reading

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Time for roadkill slalom …

Another travel day with 460 kilometres from Broken Hill to Cobar. This section particularly between Wilcannia to Cobar was some of the roughest bitumen roads so far.   Once again it showed that the drought was affecting the region with … Continue reading

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Look out for the goats …

A travel day today heading from Mildura to Broken Hill, a trip of 300 kilometres. Not all that far but it still took 5 hours with stops for geocaches along the way.   The drought was very evident half way … Continue reading

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Some River caching …

By the time I had woken up, Garry was busy doing caravan park stuff and Deb was at work in town.   Today was a geocaching day around Mildura. The weather was very changeable, depending on where I was. On … Continue reading

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Time to get some warm weather …

Having been back home for just over a month and only at work for a couple of weeks due to my knee injury and surgery, I was getting itchy feet again for travel. The cold weather didn’t convince me that … Continue reading

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Bring on the Birdsville Track …

Today started out OK with us bidding farewell to Frank and Helen as we left Birdsville and headed down the Birdsville Track.    Given the amount of traffic that had been up and down the Track for the Big Red … Continue reading

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Tick Big Red off the list …

This morning we checked out the Birdsville Visitor Centre, just a short walk from the caravan park. They had an interesting film on the people of the Diamantina.   We made sure that we were not too late for the … Continue reading

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Tick the Birdsville Pub off the list …

Another warm day, with the flies warming up as well. We had a bit of cleaning to do.    Yesterday while travelling on the dirt sections, the vent in the shower opened up and sucked all of the dust we … Continue reading

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