Monthly Archives: September 1997

4b Uluru Base Hike Yulara NT

Steve and Chris worked on Chris’ carbie while Holden and I went shopping. We got more food and I bought a stack of postcards. We had a few spare hours, so we did some washing and had lunch: bacon and … Continue reading

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04a Uluru Summit Hike Yulara NT

Last night I called home and told Lyndel that I would call again from Kings Creek in 3 days. There wasn’t much to tell as yet as all the action starts this morning. We got up at 5am and drove … Continue reading

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03 Marla SA to Yulara NT 493km

We were packed up and ready to leave Marla at 8am this morning. We refuelled, yesterday we used 167 litres of LPG to travel 773 kims in 11.5 hours. We’d done a total of 2,096km over the past two days! … Continue reading

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002 Port Augusta to Marla SA 773km

It’s 2pm and we’ve just eaten lunch: chicken, mayo, lettuce and cheese sandwiches. Same as yesterday, they’re pretty nice. We’re halfway between Glendambo and Coober Pedy. We left Port Augusta just after 8am, we’re all still a bit tired. I … Continue reading

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01 Canberra ACT to Port Augusta SA 1323km

Left Hawker at 5:12am. Stevo drove the first shift to Wagga Wagga NSW. It rained most of the way. We arrived at 7:45am and refuelled with LPG. We used 65.7 litres to do 234km. When we left Stevo‚Äôs house his … Continue reading

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