Monthly Archives: March 2012

514 Explore Esperance WA

G’day Everyone Today the sun came out and the wind died away, so we hit the beach! It was great to go swimming after such a long break from being in the ocean. The water was beautiful and warm and … Continue reading

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513 Explore Esperance WA

G’day Everyone Today we took a scenic drive around the beautiful beaches of Esperance WA. It was extremely windy and we nearly lost our hats and footing at most of the lookouts. The water was still so clear and green … Continue reading

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512 Fraser Range Sheep Station to Esperance WA

G’day Everyone Today we drove the last stretch of the Nullabor west to Norseman and then south down to Esperance. Our FE-FC Holden mates (Harry, Ron & Geoff) from Queensland booked us into the local caravan park a few days … Continue reading

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511 Happy Birthday Oscar | Fraser Range Sheep Station WA

Happy First Birthday Oscar! Today we spent the whole day relaxing at Fraser Range Sheep Station along the Nullabor in outback Western Australia. You had a very yummy bacon and egg breakfast and opened your birthday presents from Grandma. Then … Continue reading

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510 Madura Pass to Fraser Range Sheep Station WA

G’day Everyone Today we continued west along the Nullabor from Madura Pass until we dropped down off the plateau to about 30m above sea level. We drove the longest straight road in Australia (90 miles) and finally topped up with diesel … Continue reading

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509 Cowen Historic School Site SA to Madura WA

G’day Everyone Today we left our bush camp in South Australia and continued west across the Nullabor into Western Australia. We stopped at one of the lookouts along the Great Australia Bight to see if we could find our old … Continue reading

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508 Pildappa Rock to Cowen Historic School SA

G’day Everyone We arrived in Ceduna by noon and picked up a couple of Nullabor souvenirs at the Tourist Information Office. We walked around town and took photos of some of the weird signs and old Holden Dealership. We then … Continue reading

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507 Iron Knob to Pildappa Rock SA

G’day Everyone Today we continued our journey west towards Ceduna SA. Once again, we didn’t quite make it, instead choosing to stop earlier at a pretty bush camp. In the morning, we went through Kimba, the halfway point when travelling … Continue reading

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506 Port Augusta to Iron Knob SA

G’day Everyone Today we took our Winnebago to yet another Isuzu Dealer to see if we could get our GPS unit fixed. The short answer is no. We will now collect a new SD map card from Isuzu in Perth. … Continue reading

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505 Flinders Ranges to Port Augusta SA

Hi all Erik spent the morning playing with Natalie and Flynn and didn’t want to leave. He gave them big cuddles. We said goodbye to the Spencers who were heading to Broken Hill and then gave a lift to a … Continue reading

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