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outbackjoe

a camping trip of ridiculous proportions

Far Down Under

mounting the spirit of tasmania

What’s this ship-like ferry thing we’re driving into? If you are familiar with our previous posts from northwest WA you may confuse it for some sort of magical weather control device that […]

Broome

broome cable beach camels

I’ve been thinking about returning to Broome since having a short holiday there in 2003. I remember cable beach being awesome and the weather perfect. I didn’t have a 4WD then and […]

Derby

broken leaf spring found at derby caravan park

We survived the Gibb and made it to Derby but not without battle scars. The grinding noise has gotten worse and is now quite a chunky creak that I can really feel […]

El Questro

el questro swimming pool emma gorge

I always thought El Questro was just some fancy accommodation that people with a serious cases of status anxiety squandered thousands of dollars a night on. I was only partly correct. It’s […]