After Oolloo Crossing we headed back towards Stuart Highway and hit up the Douglas Hot Springs. Again the gravel road is well maintained and smooth sailing. The camp area by the hot […]
a camping trip of ridiculous proportions
A quick overnight camp at Oolloo crossing in the Douglas / Daly conservation area proved to be the most expensive day of fishing yet, with the loss of 5 lures in quick […]
My first steak sandwich of what will be many in Katherine, check it out here.
We are lucky enough to live a 2 minute walk from the famous Katherine Hot Springs. It is always buzzing with tourists and locals frolicking in the 32 degree water. The car […]
Just received my fireworks catalog in preparation for Territory day. I’m thinking a cosmic gate, a few earth quakes, some thunderstrucks and a grave shaker. Actually just whatever I can fit in the back of […]
Wrote an article about why we chose a ute, and why it was a Toyota Hilux. Check out the new article here.
Did our facebook feed stop working for a while? Is it fixed now? You better allocate a few hours to catching up.
I used the thermal mix today as requested to mince up chilly into a paste. I call the recipe chilli paste. It’s the most advanced cookup I’ve done in the thermal mix so far […]
Using a branch and various knives, I put my woodcraft skills to use to carve this spoon. Ended up being more like a paddle. Who would have guessed that a branch becomes […]
We camped at Flora River Nature Park over the weekend. It is around 130km from Katherine, 90km down the Victoria Highway towards Kununarra then 40km on a reasonable gravel track to the national […]
Sharni has taken a job up to the end of the year in Katherine, Northern Territory. So this is our home until then. We are in a two bedroom unit right near […]
I’ve done an in depth review of the tyres on the hilux. Check it out here.
New article about the pros and cons of towing when camping and touring: To Tow or not To Tow
Check out my new article on how to catch Australian Salmon.
Pulling over to the side of the road to take a leak, we got lucky enough to spot some bush passionfruit. Didn’t bring out the book to ensure a positive ID, but […]