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a camping trip of ridiculous proportions

Mataranka

Mataranka bitter springs hot springs

After Davenport Ranges we headed to Mataranka, a small town 100km south of Katherine. We stayed one night in the adjacent Elsey National Park but it deserves a few nights stop over. […]

Wycliffe Well

Wycliffe Well

Wycliffe Well is just a roadhouse and caravan park on the Stuart Highway. However they have put in some effort to stand out from the rest, having a UFO theme that stems […]

Barrow Creek

Barrow Creek Telegraph Station

Quick stop while travelling North on Stuart Highway at a pub in the Great Aussie Pub book – Barrow Creek. Typical outback pub filled with quirky bits and pieces. Time for a beer and […]

Railway Ghost Towns

Tarcoola, South Australia

Googs Track terminated at the Transcontinental Railway Line at Malbooma, from here we took the track following the railway line east towards Stuart Highway. The track passed through the towns Tarcoola and Kingoonya, that […]