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Day Two: Narrandera to Tanunda

800km / 8 hours ETA / 7:30am – 5:30pm

Hazy. Groggy. Liver’s hurting. Kidney’s hurting. We took one for the team, well for the Astra at least. 1,070 more words


Day One Hunter Valley to Narrandera

700km / 7 Hours ETA / 7:00am – 4:30pm

A hasty late night packing job makes for an overstuffed vehicle. I will be the first to admit that I did’t have much hope for the old Astra when leaving the Hunter. 531 more words


The Car

My first road trip was a last minute affair with a girlfriend to Burning Man. I bought a beat up an old Toyota Corolla for the hefty price tag of 400$. 711 more words


The Nullarbor Nymph

It’s funny what you can come across on the internet when you go from link to link, allowing the cyber highway to take you where it will. 293 more words


Days 32 - 34 - Crossing the Nullarbor (19 - 21 April 2015)

We left Streaky Bay on Sunday 19 April after setting the alarm for 6am so we could go out and find our last bag of razorfish before we left SA – got a bagful of huge ones, packed up the van and was on the road by 8.30am to set off over the Nullarbor. 845 more words

Nullarbor Crossing

The latest leg of our journey took us 300 km from Lyndoch in SA’s Barrossa Valley (nice wine!) to 500 acres of outback sheep farm near Wilmington, SA (wow, nice place, nearest neighbour on the horizon) and then along the 1700km Eyre Highway to Norseman, WA. 259 more words

The Unsustainable Journey

Easter on the Nullarbor

Driving along the somewhat beautiful baron Nullarbor we had a lunch break at Head of Bight and visited an old abandoned Station Homestead ruin called Koonalda this old station homestead was built from recycled railway sleepers and windows from the old telegraph station at Eucla. 449 more words