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What I Was Reading - Tracks by Robyn Davidson

I’m going to start a new thing where I let you guys know of any awesome books I’ve been reading while I’ve been away. I’m trying to stick to Australian type books, adventure books or travel books. 560 more words



During my years of living in Alice Springs I was gifted with a deep connection to the presence of God in the land.

For me God’s presence was palpable. 195 more words


Floating Over The Alice (part 11 of ‘The Northern Territory Suite’)

Moving through the cold desert night
Awakened from our warm, cocooning beds.
Night flyers seeking the right winds, we wait in expectation
At last to be told we fly. 126 more words


Uluru - the profound rock

The frontier town of Alice Springs has a busy airport – the route from there into town is strewn with hotels of all sizes from the Double Tree Hilton to Toddy’s Bar, a famous casino (Lasseter’s), serviced apartments and a youth hostel. 833 more words


The Red Centre - The Ghan, Alice springs and Uluru

Day 443 – Darwin to Alice Springs

It was a difficult decision to enter the red centre of Australia. The work on the Mango farm was being prolonged by another two days, then another two days. 3,831 more words

Finally pool time!

After three days of sweating buckets in the 40 degree heat of the outback it is finally time to relax in the pool on our free day. 172 more words


Welcome to the outback

3 girls, one can of bug spray and a LOT of screams later and we have two dead cockroaches (that were the size of a finger! 38 more words