Roadtrip to Queensland – Day 13

Finally I can continue writing about our trip to Queensland and in this post I write about one of our favourite days spent hiking in the fabulous Carnarvon Gorge. For much of our trip in Queensland, away from the big centres, we had poor and unreliable mobile/wifi coverage so I apologise for the delay since …

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Roadtrip to Queensland – Day 12

Carnarvon Gorge Where is Carnarvon Gorge National Park? After dropping off Mel with our dogsitter we headed out on the road towards Injune. From Roma it's 246kms north up the Carnarvon Highway before turning east at Rewin to drive into the Carnarvon Gorge National Park Visitor Centre. Carnarvon Gorge Camping We would be staying at …

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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 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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