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The Dam, Dajarra QLD

The Dam, Dajarra QLD

Boulia to Mount Isa was just a bit far for our family to comfortably do in one day.  We planned a stop at The Dam, about 18km from Dajarra on the Mount Isa side. Stunning free camp at The Dam,…

Boulia: Min Min Lights

Boulia: Min Min Lights

Caravan Park The Boulia Caravan Park is a grassy oasis on the southern side of the Burke River.  The dog was rolling around on the grass in glee after so many dusty, prickly sites over the last weeks.   Sites…

Bedourie: Cuttaburra Crossing and a Hot Artesian Spa

Bedourie: Cuttaburra Crossing and a Hot Artesian Spa

Without a doubt, one of the best things about our life on the road is the friends we make along the way.  We have this philosophy that we always say ‘yes’ to any invitations.   So when Joanne and Paul invited…

Birdsville: mud, camel pies and wildflowers

Birdsville: mud, camel pies and wildflowers

We were only in Birdsville a day or two before heavy rains set in.  Just enough time to restock supplies and fill up water in both van and truck. Free camp The free camp at Birdsville is huge, though it…

Windorah to Birdsville campsites: Birdsville Developmental Road

Windorah to Birdsville campsites: Birdsville Developmental Road

Birdsville Developmental Road Tuesday morning saw us roll out of town on the Diamantina Developmental Road heading towards Birdsville.  We don’t put in long days of travel if we can avoid it.  Two hours is ideal for us.  Any longer…