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VTSurvivor 4x4 Road Trip to Top End of Australia

2 Troup Carriers and 12 Brave VT'ers


View 2008 Darwin, Kakadu, Arnhem Land Roadtrip on aussirose's travel map.

  • *Disclaimer. There are photos here that are from my previous travel site virtualtourist. VT has shut down.

Please ignore that VT flag, thongs, VA's and other paraphernalia that may appear here.**

THE SURVIVORS.

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HAPPY BUNCH ARN'T WE :)

WHAT WE DIDN'T KNOW WAS THE FULL IMPLICATIONS OF 'SURVIVOR'.

NOT ONLY DID WE SURVIVE DAYS OF ROUGH 4X4 DRIVING TOGETHER
IN THE CLOSE CONFINES OF OUR TROUP CARRIERS, BUT WE SURVIVED
DANGEROUS CROC COUNTRY, GETTING BOGGED TWICE, PUNCHERED
TYRES, CONCOCTING CREATIVE TUCKER, COUNTLESS MOZZIE BITES...
AND CAMPING IN TOUGH AUSSIE OUTBACK CONDITIONS.

WHAT WE DIDN'T KNOW WAS THAT WE HAD TO SURVIVE DAYS WITHOUT
GROG. THE BIGGEST TEST!....
COULD WE MAKE IT THROUGH THIS ULTIMATE CHALLENGE?...
PLEASE READ ON.

I SPENT 17 YEARS ON A FANTASTIC WARM AND FRIENDLY TRAVEL SITE
CALLED VIRTUALTOURIST. ANOTHER TRAVEL SITE, TRIP ADVISOR HAD
A PLAN. LET'S BUY OUT THE COMPETITION AND THEN AXE THEM.
IT WAS A SAD DAY WHEN VT CLOSED DOWN IN FEBRUARY 2017.
BUT THEY CANNOT STOP OUR MEMORIES AND NOW MOST OF US
HAVE JOINED TRAVELLERSPOINT.... OUR NEW HOME.

THIS BLOG IS ABOUT HAPPY MEMORIES IN 2008 WHEN A GROUP OF US
VT'ERS HIT THE ROAD ON AN AMAZING ADVENTURE THAT WE ALL TALK
ABOUT MANY YEARS LATER. THIS TRIP IS FAVOURITE FOR ME AND I
RECKON MOST OF US.

~~oOo~~

BELOW IS A QUICK CAPTURE OF SOME OF THE AMAZING SCENERY WE
EXPERIENCED.

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~~oOo~~

THIS MEET CONSISTED OF 2 PARTS... THE SURVIVOR TRIP AND THEN
A FUN FILLED WEEKEND IN DARWIN.

HOST ZIG (1+1) DID AN AMAZING JOB IN ORGANISING EVERYING
INCLUDING SURVIVOR CERTIFICATES AND A PACK OF INFO FOR ALL
OF US. ZIG IS A RANGER AND THIS IS HIS HOME GROUND. IT WAS
VERY SPECIAL TO HAVE ZIG SHOW US AROUND INCLUDING MEETING
HIS ADOPTED ABORIGINAL FAMILY. MORE ABOUT THAT LATER...

FOLLOWING IS A DAY BY DAY RE-ENCOUNTER OF OUR AMAZING
ADVENTURE PLUS PLENTY OF SCENERY AND TIPS FOR YOU IF YOU
PLAN TO DO THE SAME TRIP.

NEXT - MEETUP IN DARWIN, SHOPPING FOR THE BIG TRIP.....
AND TO ZIG'S PLACE TO PACK THE TROUPIES FOR OUR BIG
ADVENTURE. PLEASE GRAB A SNACK AND A DRINK OR 4 AND
FOLLOW ALONG WITH ME AS I RELIVE OUR UNFORGETABLE
STORY :)

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Pre Survivor Meet in Darwin

Highlight - Meeting great friends and camping at Zig's house

MEET ZIG.... THE MAN THAT ORGANISED THIS FABULOUS TRIP :)

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HERE, AT THE FINAL DINNER IN DARWIN, ZIG IS SHOWING EVERYONE THE
MILEAGE THAT WE COVERED.... A LOT! :)

~~oOo~~

WELL THIS WAS A TRIP OF A LIFETIME!! WE HAD BEEN WAITING A WHOLE YEAR...
EVER SINCE ZIG (1+1) OFFERED TO SHOW US AROUND HIS HOME AT THE BIG VT
MEET IN PERTH 2007... BUT THAT'S NOT WHAT HE'LL TELL YOU.
RECKON'S I TWISTED HIS ARM OR SOMETHING LIKE THAT ;)

ZIG DID A WONDERFUL JOB IN ARRANGING THIS BIG SURVIVOR TRIP FOR US.
WE ALL CAN'T THANK HIM ENOUGH!! WE FELT SAFE IN HIS HANDS BECAUSE
BEING A RANGER, ZIG KNOWS THE AREA AND HAS ALSO LIVED IN ARNHEM
LAND (ABORIGINAL TERRITORY) AND BEEN ADOPTED BY THE LOCALS.

~~oOo~~

IT WAS TIME FOR THE PRE-MEET. FIRST TO ARRIVE... YOURS TRUELY AND HOWIE.
ZIG PICKED US UP FROM THE AIRPORT AND TOOK US TO HIS HOME WHERE WE
SET UP OUR TENT IN HIS BIG BACK YARD.... MAKING MYSELF AT HOME WITH THE
BUTTERFLIES.

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NEXT TO ARRIVE.... GILLIAN FROM MANCHESTER UK. WE MET AT THE AIRPORT.
DARWIN AIRPORT IS SMALL, EASY TO NAVAGATE AND WELCOMING.

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TIME TO MEET THE REST OF THE BRAVE SURVIVOR CREW.
KIWI PAM AND HUBBY FROM NZ, DEB AND BOB FROM ADELAIDE, SUZI AND
FAB FROM MELBOURNE, GEORGE AND PAULINE FROM NSW.
WE CHOSE TO MEET UP AT THE WISDOM PUB IN TOWN TO DISCUSS OUR
TRAVEL PLANS. A LOCAL RESIDENT POSSUM WAS THERE TO MAKE SURE WE
DIDN'T STRAY FROM THE TOPIC OF DISCUSSION.... WELL NOT STRAY TOO FAR :)

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WE NEEDED TO ARRANGE HIRE OF OUR TROUPE CARRIERS, FOOD SHOPPING
AND CAMPING EQUIPMENT. THERE WAS A LOT TO DISCUSS.

OUR TRANSPORT FOR THE NEXT 9 DAYS..... 2 4X4 TROUPE CARRIERS TO BE
NAMED VT1 AND VT2. HOW NICE AND CLEAN DO THEY LOOK.... NOT FOR LONG :)
WE HAD TWO-WAY RADIOS TO KEEP IN CONTACT.
EVERYTHING WAS COMING TOGETHER NICELY.

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I JOINED THE FELLAS IN THE CAMP HIRE SHOP..... HIRING TENTS,
COOKING IMPLEMENTS ETC. MEANWHILE, THE OTHER LADIES WERE LEFT
TO DO THE SHOPPING. ZIG GOT A LITTLE CONCERNED ABOUT HOW WE
WERE GOING TO FIT ALL OF THIS STUFF IN OUR 4X4 TRAILERS.....?

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NOONAMAH

WHERE THE HELLL'S NOONAMAH?.... WELL IT'S PAST HUMPTY DOO HAHA ;)

THE NORTHERN TERRITORY HAS FUNNY NAMES HEY......
I THINK NOONAMAH SOUNDS NICE. ROLLS OFF THE TOUGUE REAL WELL.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT NOONAMAH MEANS IN ABORIGINAL CULTURE?
IT MEANS "PLENTY OF TUCKER AND GOOD THINGS".

HOW COOL IS THAT?!! WELL WE HAD PLENTY OF TUCKER AND GOOD THINGS
AT ZIG'S PLACE AT NOONAMAH :)
BUT FIRST OF ALL....

NOONAMAH IS A SMALL TOWN SOUTH OF DARWIN.... BLINK AND YOU'LL MISS IT.
HOWEVER IT HAS IT'S OWN SELLING POINT. PLENTY OF CAPS, PENS, COASTERS ETC
WITH "WHERE THE 'ELLS NOONAMAH?" JUST LOVE IT! :) OUR VA'S LOVED IT TOO!!!
VA'S?..... NEVER MIND.... I'LL EXPLAIN THAT LATER ;)

Just where is Noonamah?....

Just where is Noonamah?....

Nezz from Perth

Nezz from Perth

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allikat from NZ

allikat from NZ

ZIG'S HOUSE IN NOONAMAH

SO HERE WE ARE.... 12 BRAVE VT'ERS, 2 TROUPIES..... AT ZIG'S HOUSE IN NOONAMAH,
PACKING OUR GOODIES FOR THE NEXT 9 DAYS AND BEING PRESENTED WITH OUR
SURVIVOR CERTIFICATES. CAN WE SURVIVE THIS BIG OUTBACK ADVENTURE?.....
MORESO.... CAN WE SURVIVE DAYS WITHOUT GROG !!!....?

ALL WILL BE REVEALED SOON ;)

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AUSTRALIA HAS A MAJOR PROBLEM WITH CANE TOADS WHO WERE INTRRODUCED
A LONG TIME AGO IN QUEENSLAND TO KILL THE SUGAR CANE BEATLES. CANE TOADS
ARE NOW A MAJOR PEST BECAUSE THEY DO NOT HAVE MANY AUSTRALIAN PREDITORS.
ZIG EXPLAINED TO US THAT RECENTLY..... CANE TOADS HAVE MADE IT ALL THE WAY TO
THE NORTHERN TERRITORY. THAT IS AN AMAZING AMOUNT OF MILES!!..... OR DID THEY
HITCH?..... DISGUSTING CREATURES!! I REMEMBER WHEN I WAS YOUNG..... BORN AND
BRED IN BRISBANE QUEENSLAND.... GOING AROUND WITH THE NEXT DOOR NEIGHBOURS
SHOOTING THESE BIG FAT UGLY TOADS WITH SLUG GUNS!

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MEANWHILE.... IN ZIG'S BACKYARD....
MY VA'S TRIPACK FROM SWITZERLAND AND PJ FROM AMSTERDAM WERE
HAVING THEIR LAST XXXX (GOOD QUEENSLAND BEER)....
KNOWING THAT THIS WILL BE THE LAST FOR .... A FEW DAYS :)

PJ from Netherlands

PJ from Netherlands

Tripack from Switzerland

Tripack from Switzerland

~~oOo~~

SO NOW IT'S TIME TO HIT THE ROAD ON AN AMAZING SURVIVOR TRIP OF A LIFETIME!!

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Noonamah to Jabiru Northern Territory

Highlight - Meeting Zig's Aboriginal Family


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WE STARTED OUR BIG JOURNEY TODAY, HEADING INTO KAKADU NATIONAL PARK
TO STAY THE NIGHT IN JABIRU WHICH IS THE LAST STOP BEFORE ENTERING
ARNHEM LAND - ABORIGINAL TERRITORY.

YOU NEED A PERMIT TO ENTER ARNHEM LAND. ZIG ARRANGED THIS FOR US.

SEE ON THE MAP GARIG GUNAK BARLU NATIONAL PARK?....
THAT IS WHERE WE ARE HEADED. RIGHT UP THE TOP END OF AUSTRALIA :)

BARK HUT INN

THE BARK HUT INN IS LOCATED HALF WAY BETWEEN DARWIN AND JABARU...
A GOOD PLACE TO STOP FOR A SNACK AND XXXX (BEST BEER).

THE INN WAS BUILT BY HAND BY A BLOKE CALLED BALDWIN WHO CAME FROM
NEW ZEALAND SEEKING ADVENTURE ALONG WITH THE CROCODILES, BUFFALO
AND BARRAMUDI. BUSINESS BOOMED WHEN THE ARNHEM HIGHWAY WAS
PUT THROUGH IN THE 1980's. TODAY THE BARK HUT IS AN ICONIC HALFWAY HOUSE.

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ENTERING KAKADU

NEXT PITT STOP AND LEG STRETCH - THE GATE ENTERING KAKADU NATIONAL PARK.

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BOWALI VISITOR CENTRE

THIS IS A MUST STOP AT IN KAKADU. THE BOWALI VISITOR CENTRE HAS A WEALTH
OF INFORMATION ON THE AREA, PLACES TO SEE, THINGS TO DO, ACCOMMODATION AND TOURS,

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JABIRU CAMPGROUND

OUR FIRST CAMP STOP FOR THE NIGHT AND GOOD OLD AUSSIE BBQ.

ZIG'S ABORIGINAL FAMILY JOINED US. IT WAS NO NICE TO MEET THEM.
ZIG GAVE ALL OF US ABORIGINAL NAMES AND SHARED SOME STORIES
OF HOW ABORIGINAL FAMILIES LIVE. THIS WAS REALLY INTERESTING.
THE REAL ABORIGINAL CULTURE IS BUILT AROUND CLOSE KNIT FAMILY LIFE....
SOMETHING I TREASURE MYSELF AND ADMIRE WHEN I SEE OTHERS WITH
THE SAME VALUES.

MY ABORIGINAL NAME IS EL BANGARDI. KIWI PAM AND I ARE BOTH SISTERS
OF ZIG. I FEEL VERY PRIVILEGED :)

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STOCKING UP IN JABIRU

LAST MINUTE STOCK UP AS WE WERE ABOUT TO ENTER ARNHEM LAND WITH NO
GROCERY STORES FOR THE NEXT 5 DAYS. ZIG NEEDED TO BUY MORE ICE FOR THE
FROZEN ROASTS THAT HE HAD STORED IN THE CAMP OVENS. WE DIDN'T WANT
THEM THAWING TOO FAST.

MEANWHILE THE VT 2 CREW WERE STORING UP ON CASKS OF WATER. CASKS OF WATER?..... HUH?
IT'S NOT LIKE WE WILL BE DRIVING FOR DAYS IN THE BIG AUSTRALIAN DESERT....!? LOL.
THERE IS FRESH DRINKING TAP WATER IN THE NT.... LAND OF PLENTY OF WATER HAHA

VT2 WERE ALSO STOCKING UP ON MOZZIE REPELLANT. POOR ROSIE GOT ATTACKED
THE PREVIOUS NIGHT BY A TON OF PESKY NT MOZZIES.

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The Real Adventure Begins - Crossing into Arnhem Land

Cahill's Crossing, Gunbalunya, Mt Borradaile - Highlight - Washouts.

FAVOURITE PHOTO

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THIS IS THE EXCITING BIT. WE ARE ABOUT TO ENTER ABORIGINAL TERRITORY.
CAHILL'S CROSSING IS WHERE WE LEAVE KAKADU NATIONAL PARK AND ENTER
INTO ARNHEM LAND.

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SEE THE GREEN BITS IN THE MAP? THAT'S NATIONAL PARK. WE WERE HEADING
UP TO THE NATIONAL PARK UP THE TOP END. TECHNICALLY, YOU CANNOT
STOP FOR THE NIGHT IN ARNHAM LAND. SO MOST PEOPLE TRAVEL STRAIGHT
THROUGH TO GARIG. HOWEVER ZIG HAD ARRANGED FOR US TO STAY OVER-
NIGHT AT MT BORRADAILE WHICH HAS A CAMP SITE AND SPECIAL SACRED CAVES
WITH ABORIGINAL ART. WE WERE ALL LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING THAT :)

ARNHEM LAND IS ALSO DRY.... MEANING, NO ALCOHOL CAN BE CONSUMED HERE.
THIS IS THE TRUE MEANING OF OUR 'SURVIVOR' TRIP! US VT'ERS HAD A
CHALLENGE TO SURVIVE FOR A FEW DAYS WITHOUT GROG!!
CAN WE DO IT?.....
LATER.

CAHILL'S CROSSING

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THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS CROSSING. THERE HAVE BEEN QUITE A NUMBER OF
DEATHS HERE, NOT ONLY FROM SILLY TOURISTS TRYING TO CROSS WITHOUT
A 4X4 DRIVE.... BUT WITH A 4X4 DRIVE AND NO EXPERIENCE.
AND LET'S NOT FORGET THE CROCS.....

QUITE A NUMBER OF PEOPLE BOTH TOURISTS AND LOCALS HAVE BEEN TAKEN
HERE BY HUGE SALT WATER CROCODILES. ZIG HAS HAD TO HUNT THEM FROM
TIME TO TIME FOLLOWING A CROC KILLING HERE.

THE DANGER SIGNS ARE THERE.... BUT SOME PEOPLE ARE JUST STUPID!
DON'T MESS AROUND. KNOW YOUR 4 WHEEL DRIVE AND IF IN DOUBT....
DON'T DO IT!

BECAUSE YOU NEED TO HAVE A SPECIAL PERMIT TO ENTER ARNHEM LAND, A LOT
OF PEOPLE JUST COME HERE TO CROSS INTO ARNHEM LAND AND THEN CROSS
BACK. SILLY REALLY... BUT THAT IS THE MENTALITY OF SOME.

Driver pictured above going back into Kakadu

Driver pictured above going back into Kakadu

No, he didn't do it.  Sensible driver.

No, he didn't do it. Sensible driver.

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INJALAK ART CENTRE - GUNBALUNYA

GUNBALUNYA IS A SMALL ABORIGINAL TOWN WITH A GREAT LITTLE ART AND CRAFT
CENTRE WHERE THE LOCALS TAKE PRIDE IN MAKING AND SELLING UNIQUE HOME
MADE GIFTS, PAINTINGS AND AUTHENTIC ABORIGINAL ARTICLES.

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I BOUGHT A STICK......

OK.... YOU CAN STOP LAUGHING NOW ;) IT'S NOT THAT FUNNY!!!...
HEY.... I LIKE MY STICK :)....
IT HAS BEAUTIFUL ART WORK AND I JUST TOOK A FANCY TO IT.

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I REALLY LIKED IT HERE.... WATCHING THE LOCALS PAINT OUT THE BACK AND THE
SHOP HAD SO MANY NICE TRINKETS.

MY STICK GOT SHIPPED STRAIGHT BACK HOME. I DID NOT NEED TO CART IT ALL
AROUND THE TOP END. SO THAT IS A GOOD TIP IF YOU PLAN TO VISIT HERE AND
BUY SOME AUTHENTIC ABORIGINAL ART WORK.

WASHOUTS

WASHOUTS ARE WATER CROSSINGS. IT IS IMPORTANT TO NOT TAKE CHANCES WHEN
DEALING WITH WASHOUTS. IF IN DOUBT.... HOP OUT AND WALK THROUGH FIRST.
BELIEVE ME, YOU ARE BETTER OFF GETTING YOUR LEG BITTEN OFF BY A CROC THAN
GUNNING IT THROUGH A WASHOUT TOO DEEP.... AND BEING SWEPT AWAY INTO THE
RIVER AND BEING EATEN WHOLE BY A CROC.

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OH_DK at crossing

OH_DK at crossing

Elodie_Caroline at Billabong in Arnhem Land - NT

Elodie_Caroline at Billabong in Arnhem Land - NT

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BIG LONG WASHOUT ON THE ROAD TO MT BORRADAILE.
BELOW ALSO IS A VIDEO OF THIS WASHOUT. YOU CAN SEE HOW GOOD 4X4 DRIVING
SKILLS ARE NEEDED HERE.

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MT BORRADAILE

THIS WAS SOMETHING SPECIAL. THIS CAMP SITE IS REMOTE.
PEOPLE PAY THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS TO COME HERE BY PRIVATE PLANE.
BTW.... THIS IS THE AIR STRIP LOL....

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AND WE ARRIVED....
ZIG DID A FANTASTIC JOB ORGANISING THIS. WE WERE PREPARED FOR THE NEXT
FEW NIGHTS OF TOTALLY ROUGHING IT IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE.

BUT INSTEAD WE GOT TO SPEND THE NIGHT IN THESE FLASH TENTS :)

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NEXT UP.... AN AMAZING MT BORADAILE ADVENTURE....
BOGS GALORE!!
AND VT'ER SURVIVOR TIPS......

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Mt Borradaile, Arnhem Land to Cobourg Peninsula Top End Oz

Highlight - Swamp Cruise and Bogs


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WE HAD A FABULOUS DAY OUT AT MT BORRADAILE.
WE DID A SWAMP CRUISE, CROC SPOTTING, BUSH WALKING AND
SAW SOME AMAZING ABORIGINAL ROCK ART IN CAVES AS WELL AS A
SACRED BURIEL SITE.

MY HIGHLIGHT WAS THE SWAMP CRUISE. I LOVE SWAMPS.

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SHHH..... VT'ER TIP

VT'ERS (WELL EX VT'ERS NOW THAT TRIP ADVISOR SHUT DOWN VIRTUALTOURIST)
ARE WELL KNOWN FOR GREAT TRAVEL TIPS.

HERE'S ONE IN THIS PHOTO - CAN YOU GUESS...?

Dinner at Mt Borradaile Campsite

Dinner at Mt Borradaile Campsite

IF YOU SAW BEER AND WINE AT THE TABLE...... YOU ARE RIGHT!!

YES.... ARNHEM LAND IS 'DRY'.... BUT THIS CAMPSITE SOMEHOW
DODGED THE RULES AND HAS PERMISSION TO SELL GROG!!

SO NO NEED TO BOOTLEG GROG INTO ARNHEM LAND :)
JUST HEAD TO MT BORRADAILE.

HUBBY AND I SPIED IT AS SOON AS WE ARRIVED AND ENTERED THE
DINING ROOM :) WASN'T LONG BEFORE THE OTHERS FIGURED OUT
OUR DISCOVERY LOL.

AND WE WERE ALL HAPPY CAMPERS ;)

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BOGS

GOING IN AND OUT OF BORRADAILE WAS TRICKY. WE HAD TO
TRAVERSE A BIG LONG WASHOUT. YOU SAW THE PICTURE AND
VIDEO LAST BLOG.

WE ALSO HAD TO CONTEND WITH A REALLY HUGE BOGGY BIT.
AND BOTH VT1 AND VT2 TROUPIES GOT BOGGED GOING IN AND
GOING OUT.

THE BOYS EVEN HAD TO USE WINCHES AND TIE THEM AROUND
TREES TO GET US OUT. WHAT AN ADVENTURE :)

TIP.... IF YOU USE A WINCH.... STAY CLEAR. IF THAT THING BREAKS
OR SLIPS OFF..... IT'LL ZING AROUND AND BELIEVE ME!! YOUR HEAD
WON'T WANT TO BE IN THE WAY! SOME VT'ERS WERE A BIT TOO
CLOSE FOR COMFORT. MOST OF US STAYED WELL AWAY!

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HEY..... WHO'S THE SEXY HITCH HIKERS.... ;)

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OUTBACK CONDITIONS

OUTBACK AUSTRALIA IS TOUGH. THE TRIP FROM MT. BORRADAILE TO
COBOURG PENINSULA IN GARIG GUNAK BARLU NATIONAL PARK UP THE
TOP END OF AUSTRALIA WAS AROUN 6 HOURS. WE WERE RUNNING LATE
DUE TO THE BOGGY SITUATION.....

THIS PART OF THE JOURNEY WAS THE ROUGHEST, TRAVERSING MORE
WASHOUTS AND ALSO DRY DIRT ROADS. WE ALSO PASSED SOME BITS
WHERE THE LOCALS WERE DOING A BIT OF BACK BURNING. THIS IS SMART.
ABORIGINALS HAVE WORKED IT OUT OVER MANY YEARS OF HARSH
AUSTRALIAN LIVING CONDITIONS THAT SPOT BURNING HELPS RENEW
GROWTH, BETTER FOR ANIMALS TOO. BUT ALSO ASSISTS IN CLEARING A
LOT OF UNDERGROWTH AND SPREADING OUT BURNT BITS SO THAT IT'S
LESS LIKELY THAT SUPER FIRES CAN TAKE HOLD AND DESTROY HECTARES
OF NATURE.

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Garig Gunak Barlu National Park

Garig Gunak Barlu National Park

~~oOo~~

NEXT UP... CAMPING TOP END OF AUSTRALIA.
SUNRISE AND SUNSET TOP END OF AUSTRALIA.
AND VA's RUNNING RIOT AT THE TOP END OF AUSTRALIA :)

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