Marg on 12 August 2008

Beautiful patches of wildflowers all the way through this treeless coast and after talking to some locals at Exmouth, who loved Gladstone, but were unable to get in, because the road was closed after 16 inches of rain, so we thought after 7 nights, we’d give it a go. Sure enough, road is open now, […]

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Marg on 12 August 2008

Cold, windy WA forced Russ to erect a shelter, just so we could make a cuppa. what a difference!! Late morning we packed a lunch and headed11kms south to the lagoon, only to discover another camping area. the location was better than our camp but the area was set up with corrugated iron shacks and […]

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Marg on 12 August 2008

Headed north again, but not far only 80kms – thought we’d give another station a go on the coast. A much nicer drive in, with lovely wild flowers and a wider road. 11 kms from Quobba we saw the famous blowholes and they were extremely exciting, tossing huge plumes of sea into the air with […]

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