Roadtrip to Queensland – Day 9 continued

Charleville Charleville Bilby Experience Once we had eaten lunch we drove back to the Charleville Tourist Information Centre for our 1:30 booking. First up we dropped Mel off with a staff member who had agreed to look after her while we attended the Bilby centre. Next a staff member booked us in and asked us …

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Roadtrip to Queensland – Day 9

Charleville Charleville Native Tree Walk After looking at the map of Charleville the helpful young man had given Karen the previous day we decided to kill two birds with one stone. (Not the two sculptured birds in the first photo!) We would take Mel for a walk and we could check out the local flora, …

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Roadtrip to Queensland – Day 5 continued

Cobar After leaving the Cobar Tourist Information Centre we took their first suggestion and walked across the road to the Miners Memorial and the Mining Heritage Park. The Miners Memorial is in an artificially created, architecturally designed tunnel. The history of mining in Cobar, the associated tragedies, the impact on families and improvements to mining …

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Roadtrip to Queensland – Days 3-4

Griffith Breakfast finished we hooked up the caravan and after farewelling Denise and Wayne we drove off. As we approached Shepparton we refueled and took the heavy vehicle route around town. An hour later we approached the border, crossed the Murray River and entered NSW. Half an hour later we came to Finley where we …

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Mission Beach – Kennedy Walking Track

Kennedy Walking Track A couple of days after our hike along the Cutten Walking Track we decided to go down to Mission Beach South and walk a section of the Kennedy Walking Track which follows the coast for several kilometres. The walk begins as a boardwalk with views out to the nearby islands. Like the …

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