Tasmania wrap

Tasmania was amazing. Diverse, natural and beautiful, all you can ask for in a location.  In case you have missed it, photos, experiences and updates can be found on the Facebook page as well as a link to wikicamps which shows the places we visited and our trip route. Driving back from Melbourne we talked about a … More Tasmania wrap

Week 1 in a flash

After smooth sailing on The Spirit of Tasmania, a good nights sleep and then a few nights to get sorted, we parted for our 4wd tag-along tour of the Tasmanian West Coast on Monday 15th January.  The trip, run by Mark from Tasmanian Offroad Adventures covered some of the most technically challenging 4wd tracks for … More Week 1 in a flash

Wildlife Encounters

Landscape and wildlife were at the heart of our journey last year. For every spectacular sunset, or subtle sunrise, there was a wildlife encounter or experience, on-road or at a campsite. From those that were planned, in locations like dolphin encounters in Shark Bay, Western Australia, through to the unexpected and often fleeting, wildlife encounters … More Wildlife Encounters

Tent fashion

Since we left the tropical climes of Broome nearly 6 weeks ago, we have hit some rather challenging weather. Cold nights, close to freezing in my estimation, windy nights, gusting up to 35-40ks and rain both heavy and slow and persistant. I am sure Kathy sometime wonders if she actually left England! Our little tents … More Tent fashion