Tags » Alice Springs

Alice Springs

Headed west to the West McDonnel Ranges.
Stopped at John Flynn’s grave. 350km day. Simpsons gap, Ormiston Gorge, Glen Helen gorge, Standley Chasm, all beautiful places. 40 more words


In honour of Lynette Beattie

Here we are in Alice Springs, the centre of Australia and a place that Lynette loved.  Lynette Beattie finished her time here on earth last week after a lengthy battle with cancer.   260 more words

Travelling Around Australia

Finally Seeing The Red Centre How it is Supposed to Look!!

Tuesday 8 February 2000:
“Today it is raining…hopefully the weather will improve since I am going to Ayers Rock tomorrow”
Thursday 10 February 2000:
“Well it didn’t stop raining!   2,089 more words
Outside Of Sydney

We're the People - Alice Springs

When I was a young girl, Dad taught me to do a good job of sweeping grass clippings from the foot path. He used this phrase ‘ 260 more words


Spaghetti Bolognaise with a side of Haggis, served with Devonshire tea and a pint of Guinness (or The Pub, Part 2)

After about 7 weeks of working 7 days we put in for a little holiday. We had banked up our days off so that we could go away for 5 days, not just hang around the pub with nothing to do. 1,431 more words

Daly Waters

the sharp with the soft

Our last rain was weeks ago. After all, we live in a place that gets only an average 8 inches (200mm) of rain per year. Damp earth is always temporary here. 503 more words