Australian Travel · Queensland · Travel Photography

Birdsville We Meet Again!

I know I have written this a million times but this is the third time in 18 months we have visited Birdsville. I remember the first time it was such an accomplishment. It was wet, wet, wet and it was a record breaker! Our first visit was in 2010 at race time and for the… Continue reading Birdsville We Meet Again!

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testimonial – G & M Eddie

A testimonial for our trip planning and preparation services.  We were invited to travel with 5 other vehicles on a 21 day outback trip starting from Roma, Queensland in July 2015. We needed advice for the setting up of our 4×4 Holden Colarado for off-roading and the camping that would be done on this trip. … Continue reading testimonial – G & M Eddie

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our aussie bucket list

This is our work in progress bucket list. A combination of the places we’ve been and things we have done and things will still need/want to conquer….. We are forever adding to it and changing it up. We would love for you to add your suggestions and ideas in the comments below!! Queensland: Cape York… Continue reading our aussie bucket list

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Australian Travel · Caravan Parks · Four Wheel Driving · Queensland · Travel Photography

Monday Memories

Remembering Birdsville – What’s not to love? Check out other posts on our sights about are visits to Birdsville and surrounds!

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Trek Journey Planning

Quiplie Welford NP Windorah Cooper’s Creek Birdsville The Simpson Desert via the French Line, The Rig Road and the WAA line. Dalhousie Springs Mount Dare Oodnadatta Williams Creek Marree Mouth of Lake Eyre Leigh Creek Arkoola Cameron’s Corner Innamincka Coogie Lakes Cordillo Downs Charleville

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2015 RFDS Desert Trek

You can donate directly the RFDS here. 2015 will see Norris Around Australia and friends traverse the Simpson Desert, visit the Corner Country, climb the Flinders Ranges and explore Western QLD. It will be Norris Around Australia’s first official Tag-A-Long tour and has us so excited we can share the Simpson with some green 4Wder’s.… Continue reading 2015 RFDS Desert Trek

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Attractions · Free Camping · Queensland

Throwback Thursday

#throwbackthursday #celebrating4years Each Thursday well will go back through our archives and share an old Norris Around Australia post. This week our throwback post is about the BIRDSVILLE TRACK. A Very Different Track.  

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Attractions · Australian Travel · Four Wheel Driving · Queensland · South Australia · Travel Photography

A Very Different Track

The Birdsville Track is iconic. It is a feat for many modern-day travellers, 4WD enthusiasts and caravanners. The “track” we drive these days is a world away from that of our predecessors. The road now is practically a dirt highway mostly smooth with rocky patches here and there. Back in the day soft sand dune,… Continue reading A Very Different Track

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Four Wheel Driving · National Parks · Travel Photography

Walking on Eyre!

After our overnight stint in the mining town of Leigh Creek (food for thought on the work front for the future) we headed to Lake Eyre via Marree. We had a quick stop we knew we would be back in town in a day or two so a beer at the pub and back on… Continue reading Walking on Eyre!

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Attractions · Australian Travel

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

Wow I can now definitely see why the Flinder’s Ranges is a 4WD and traveller’s paradise. It was amazing to say the least and we only scratched the surface of what the Flinder’s has to offer. As it was our first visit and a short one at the that we decided to base ourself in… Continue reading Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

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