Swimming with the Sea Lions

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It was late, and the kids wouldn't settle in bed. They were over-tired after spending the day … [Read more...]

Swimming With Tuna

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We really wanted a family activity to do on the Eyre Peninsula.  Most of the stuff we’d heard … [Read more...]

Homeless? We had to sleep in a loading dock!

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The beautiful location called us to camp here.  Beautiful views over the Southern Ocean, camped … [Read more...]

Camped on a cliff over the Southern Ocean

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  We wanted to go down Whalers Way to the most southerly tip of the Eyre Peninsula.  Then … [Read more...]

Beautiful campground … but I just want to keep moving

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It was one of those great campgrounds.  We parked about 200 meters from the ocean, looking across … [Read more...]

Strange lights on a windy night


The winds on the Eyre Peninsula had been so strong that we could barely drive. It had taken us three … [Read more...]

Slipping and Sliding along the Road

Finding affordable places to stock up with food and fill up with diesel is hard work in remote parts … [Read more...]

Thermal Springs, and lots of birds…in the desert


It was already dark when we reached Marree.  Lucy wanted to leave the Cooper Creek ferry campground … [Read more...]

Traffic Jam in the Middle of Nowhere

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I think the worst traffic jam I've ever seen was in the middle of nowhere.  In the middle of the … [Read more...]

Our Brave Six Year Old

Lucy and Edmund are playing quietly with their farm animals in a sandy clearing, right next to the … [Read more...]