Mt Ive Station: Gawler Ranges

The Gawler Ranges are a beautiful place at the northern end of the Eyre Peninsula.  We left the bitumen at Wirrulla after a re-stock at Ceduna. A few hours of sandy, rocky, and corrugated roads led to Mt Ive Station which is a working sheep station. We camped about 2km from the homestead in the…

Fraser Range Station

A two-night stopover at Fraser Range station was just what the doctor ordered. Slow down, deep breaths, set the pace and tone for the month ahead. We had a great spot under the trees away from others. Two great nights around the campfire, Jayco all set and managing fine on 12 volt. Spent the day…

Port Pirie to the Grampians

After a non-eventful night in Port Pirie (in a very daggy motel), we headed down through the Bible Belt of SA and all the gorgeous little towns and churches.  From here, we turned left and headed into Victoria. The Grampians National Park is spectacular and we had decided to spend a restful, and hopefully dry,…

Squishy swags

A Nullarbor dash was planned so we could make Christmas with family in Hobart. After weeks of preparation, new swags and purchase of the Little Blue aluminium Trailer (LBT), we were on our way. We made an early start and planned to get east of Norseman for the first night. It was a big day…