australia · South Australia · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 11: Coober Pedy

If you caught my last post you will have seen that we had just left Kings Canyon in the Northern Territory and after a night sleeping in the car at a trucker’s rest stop around 50kms from the NT/SA border we were back on the Stuart highway heading south.  We didn’t bother filling up the… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 11: Coober Pedy

australia · northern territory · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 10: Kings Canyon

Even though there’s about 300kms between the two, in Australian terms Kings Canyon is basically on the Doorstep of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, and after visiting both I think I’d actually refer to Uluru being on the doorstep of Kings Canyon.  If you caught my last post about the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park you… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 10: Kings Canyon

australia · northern territory · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 9: Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Welcome to the ninth part of this series, if you haven’t seen any of the previous parts to this series you can find them below.  7 weeks ago my partner Becky and I embarked on a 13,000km road trip around Australia, a trip that would take us through 5 of the 7 Australian states.  So… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 9: Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

australia · northern territory · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 8: A Short Stop in Darwin Before Heading to Litchfield National Park

So this is part 8 of my Australian Mega Road Trip series, you can find the previous parts just below. Part 1: Stanthorpe to Byron Bay, the Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast and Hervey Bay Part 2: Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy Part 3: Airlie Beach and the Whitsundays  Part 4: Cairns and Cape York… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 8: A Short Stop in Darwin Before Heading to Litchfield National Park

australia · northern territory · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 7: Daly Waters to Katherine

If you didn’t catch my last post, we had just just left Queensland and passed into the Northern Territory.  Things were starting to look more more like that quintessential image of Australia I had pictured in my head since I were a child; the ground had begun to take on an orange hue, road trains… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 7: Daly Waters to Katherine

australia · northern territory · queensland · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 6: Entering the Outback

The east coast portion of our road trip had now come to an end and it was time to embark on a massive leg of the journey through the outback of Queensland and the Northern Territory to reach Darwin, a journey that would span 3,000km through the central and northern part of the country.  After… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 6: Entering the Outback

australia · queensland · Travel

The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 5: Diving the Agincourt Reefs (Outer Great Barrier Reef) from Port Douglas

It’s not a term I ever use but I think everyone has a ‘bucket list’, regardless of how full or exciting it is, whether it’s physically written down or stored in ones mind, everyone has one.  I don’t possess a physical list but there are a number of different wishes that I could reel off,… Continue reading The Australian Mega Road Trip, Part 5: Diving the Agincourt Reefs (Outer Great Barrier Reef) from Port Douglas