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Concrete Statues

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01/01/2018

Since March 2017We love colourful concrete statues, sure they are sometimes kitschy compared to monuments of deities and heroes but that is their charm. The concrete statues of Bali started us on this fascinating increasingly global photo collection and while many are blind, those who have seen, cannot unsee….

Australia CamperVan Travel Journals

Australia – Adelaide to Darwin

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01/01/2018

May 2006
We travelling from Adelaide to Darwin by campervan for a month in May and June 2006. On our travels in other countries people we have met have told us about their fabulous time in Australia, so now it’s our turn. Winter is a great time to travel the…

Australia CamperVan Travel Journals

Australia – Darwin to Albany

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01/01/2018

August 2008
We are driving form Darwin to Albany via Perth about 5,000 km in a cosy two berth Campervan for a month. We have tried a couple of different size vans but think the two berth is ‘not too big and not too small ……it’s just right’.

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Australia CamperVan Travel Journals

Australia – Melbourne to Brisbane

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01/01/2018

May 2007
We are travelling for a few weeks in a campervan from Melbourne to Brisbane via the Victorian Alps and coastal NSW.

Omeo: Fom Melbourne we head down the highway, through the tunnel, past the new sprawling estates at Pakenham where orchards once stood, and on…

Australia Light Plane Travel Journals

Australia – Murray Darling Basin

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01/01/2018

October 2008
Bob and I are flying from the northern most point of the Murray Darling system near Carnarvon NP in Queensland to the southern most point near Goolwa in South Australia where the Murray meets the Southern Ocean.

The northern most point is in an interesting…

Australia Light Plane Travel Journals Videos

Australia – Birdsville Races

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01/01/2018

September 2006
The Grampians to Birdsville – Its sunrise in late August, the ground is covered in frost and Bob and I pull the little home built Jabiru plane from its hanger on Bob’s farm in the Grampians.

The plane’s battery complains about the cold, Bob backs…

Australia Travel Journals

Australia – Gondwana Forest

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01/01/2018

Since June 2008
We love to go camping in the hinterland National Parks just over the border in New South Wales. It’s spectacular country with ancient volcanoes, escarpments and mountain ranges all blanketed in rainforest.

Our favourite time to slip away is winter – the air crisp…

Australia Travel Journals

Australia – Carnarvon Gorge

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01/01/2018

October 2006
We are off for a bit of a driving tour we head up the coast to Rockhampton then inland to Emerald to fossick for some gemstones then down to Carnarvon Gorge for some bushwalking then onto to Roma and along the Warrego Highway to Chinchilla and then back…

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Road Signs

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01/01/2018

Since October 2004
Serendipity started us photographing road signs in Patagonia, its often the minutiae of travel that creates fun memories, like these road signs of South America, IndoChina and Australia.
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Australia John's Drawer Videos

Surfing at Cactus 1971

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01/01/2018

Cactus, South Australia 1970’s. In the early 1970’s a group of young surfing friends from Melbourne set off to surf Cactus near Ceduna in the remote Great Australian Bight. The original jittery 8mm film has been converted into two short videos. The first is grainy footage of us surfing…