This map covers our trip from Home to Cairns to Home
2nd May to 24th August 2008.

Staying at the highlighted towns.
Total distance travelled towing our fiver: 9,201 kms.

Photo highlights of our 2008 trip.

Lunch Stop near Shepparton.

Lake Talbot, Narrandera, NSW.

Our rig at Lake Talbot CP.

Rest Stop at West Wyalong.

Our rig and Marg at Leighton's CP.

Wayne at the Dish.

Peak Hill - Main Street on a busy day.

Lunch at Narrabri, NSW.

Gundy Star CP, Goondiwindi, Qld.

Morning tea at Millmerran, QLD.

On the road near Ipswitch.

Broadwater - Our Camp.

Broadwater Sunrise.

Our new Decals (thanks Lance).

Broadwater - GEORGE PELLican.

Dicky Beach Family Park.

Surf beach at Dicky Beach Family Park.

All that remains of the SS Dicky - 21st May 2008.

Section of Dicky Beach shops.


Aus Zoo - Marg and the elephant.

Aus Zoo - Macaw - a beautiful bird.

Aus Zoo - Graham the croc.

Aus Zoo - How beautiful are they?

Aus Zoo - Cameron and me.

Aus Zoo - My best photo yet.

Aus Zoo - My favorite snake.

Aus Zoo - My favorite snake.

Aus Zoo - Marg and the blue tongue.

Tin Can Bay CP.

Dolphin Centre - Tin Can Bay.

Gympie Historic Gold museum.

Gympie Historic Gold museum.

Gympie Historic Gold museum.

Driving in the rain just outside Maryborough - 30th May.

Entry to Bundy.

My Bundy Gift pack (2 x 700ml Liqueur plus a 700ml Bundy rum).

Mirian Vale Rest Area - Marg and Joey.

Yeppoon - This beach is 50m from our camp.

Yeppoon - Washing Day.

Sharpie at Keppell Bay Sailing Club.

View of Yeppoon from the south hill.

Sarina - Green Frog omen.

Adventure Whitsundays Resort CP - Airlie Beach.

Shute Harbour.

Airlie Beach beach path.

Airlie Beach main street.

George and the boys.

Good Ship Voyager - Shute Harbour.

At Whitehaven Beach.

Hook Island Resort - We went snorkelling here.

Daydream Island.

Bowen beach and jetty.

Scenic view from our mystery drive - Thanks Julian.

Kelso Reef - Our dive area, out in the wild blue yonder.
60kms from Townsville due East.

Kelso reef - Moorish Idol fish.

Kelso reef - Marg getting in the water.

Kelso reef -Marg in the water.

Kelso reef -Blue Sea Star.

Don't leave me, I haven't done a deal with 60 minutes yet.

Oh well. If I am left here, I may as well enjoy the scenery.

Maggy island.

Rowes Bay CP, Townsville.

My prawn cocktail.

The Twins.

Maggy island from Castle Hill.

Welcome to Billabong Sanctuary, Townsville.

Me and the Fierce snake. Ok it's not.

Marg feeding the Turtles.

Us in Cardwell.

View from Cardwell beach.

Cairns Marina.

Barron Falls.

Kuranda's main street before the train arrives.

Marg in the main street in Kuranda.

Kuranda Railway Station.

Our Lunch spot at Ravenshoe.

Innot Hot Springs - Indoor hot spas.

Overcast driving - Towards Mt Surprise.

Mt Surprise - Welcome sign.

Joe and Jo's Bedrock Village CP.

Our camp at Bedrock, Mt Surprise.

View at the top of Kalkani Volcano.

Entering one of the Lava tubes at Undarra.

Marg in a Lava tube.

Exiting a large Lava tube.

Kalkani Volcano from afar.

Will we catch him? We eventually did.

Pete and John riding around Oz. Cause they can.

Sunrise at Croydon CP.

Our rig at Blackbull Siding.

Normanton - Replica of a 28ft Croc caught in the Norman River.

Normanton - The famous Purple Pub in full colour.

View on the way to Karumba.

Kurumba - Sunset Tavern with sensational views over the water.

Hiding my stressful life at Terry Smith's lookout.

Sunset at Terry Smith's Lookout Rest area.

Sunrise at Terry's Lookout.

Our camp at Argylla CP, Mt Isa.

Mount Isa Mines - Northern section.

Mount Isa Mines - Southern section.

Road Train coming into Mount Isa. - Big Mother.

Sunset shot of the mines and town from the lookout.

Another bit of the mine. It was bloody HUGE.

888 Racing and us at Cloncurry.

At the Blue Heeler Pub at Kynuna.

Early morning ay Kynuna Roadhouse CP.

Are we in a desert?

Marg loves her rock formations.

The Silhouette of our rig.

Banjo Paterson at Waltzing Matilda centre at Winton.

Longreach - Big Plane, little silver truck.

Me the Pilot. (reminds me of Naked Gun movie.)

Handsome brute!!!

A wing walker from way back.

Near Longreach - Cattle everywhere.

More Cattle. Lucky they didn't dent the car.

Us at Tambo Mill CP.

A Boab or Bottle tree. Some people say they are one and the same.

Bailey Bar CP, Charleville.

Our camp at Bailey Bar.

How relaxed is she?

My weaknesses.

Morven - Rest Area.

Roma Aussie Tourist Park.

Us at Aussie TP.

Us at Toowoomba Motor Village.

Our camp at Broadwater TP.

Aren't I beautiful... Frosty thinks I am.

I see you.

The one on the right is King.

Marg's wind spinning thingies.

Marg's wind spinning thingies.

The Fossickers at Thunderbird Park Tambourine Mountain.

Marg the Fossicker.

Marg's Thunder Eggs.

This is rain, if you have forgotten what it looks like.

More rain.

This is our centipede.

The boys.

Currumbin Wildlife - Marg and her squeezy friend.

Currumbin Wildlife - A Gouldian Finch- nice colours.

Currumbin Wildlife - Wedge Tail Eagles - beautiful.

Seaworld - Marg and her little boy Luke.

Seaworld - In the air.

Seaworld - Just friends.

Dorro's Home - Megsy.

Dorro - The Master Bedroom.

Dorro - Men Only area.

Main St in Tambourine Mountain.

Fudge Heaven.

Cuckoos Clock - We bought a cuckoo clock there.

Lennox Heads,NSW.

Homes at Casino Village.

Vans at Casino Village.

Us at Casino Village.

Marg at Big Banana.

Coffs Harbour.

Us at Park Beach Tourist Park at Coffs.

Marg being kissed by a seal.

Marg being kissed by a dolphin.

Marg feeding the penguins.

It gets very cold at Walcha CP. Minus 5.5

Steep downhill. the views were awesome.

Getaway CP at Coonabarabran.

Us at Leightons.

2 5th Wheelers at Leightons. This is the other one.

We were last to leave at 9:15am. Bloody hell.

The mysterious garbage bin thief.

Dubbo Zoo - Lioness.

Dubbo Zoo - Tiger.

Dubbo Zoo - Elephants.

Dubbo Zoo - Rhino with baby.

Dubbo Zoo - Hippo.

Dubbo Zoo - My driver.. I did survive the ordeal.. just.

Us at West Wyalong CP.

We didn't see Ned at the Jerilderie CP.

Us at big 4 Shepparton - Parklands.

Victoria Lake CP has waterfront sites. (Don't you need water?).

Us at Service Centre near Seymour.

Coming into Melbourne. The views that make you feel happy.

Coming into Melbourne. The views that make you feel happy.