The Manly Q Station (Quarantine Station) is one steeped in history. We took a guided tour of the station which was a fascinating way to learn about the functions of the station, and its various uses during its time of operation which ranged from quarantine to housing those displaced persons Continue Reading
It was a typical, boiling hot summers day, and we decided to check out a local waterhole in the Lower Blue Mountains. The track down to this spot was moderate consisting of fire trail, rock scrambles and a fairly steep descent to the creek. We weren’t sure what to expect, Continue Reading
This Australia Day we took a trip down to Kosciuszko National Park for an overnight hike at Cascade Hut. After parking the car at Dead Horse Gap, we made our way along the fire trail which followed a beautiful, meandering creek (Thredbo River). It was a 10kilometre walk out to Continue Reading
A great short day walk out to Hanging Rock and Baltzer Lookout. It is well worth the walk out, especially on a lovely day. We spent a while enjoying the day and watching others walk along the edge & the climbers nearby. A short video from the day: And as Continue Reading
Another splendid 3 days in the Wild Dog Mountains to attend the Dawn Service at Splendour Rock. This time we did it a little different and went Carlons Farm > Black Horse Ridge > Mobbs Swamp > Mount Dingo > Splendour Rock > Wombat Parade (on the east side of Continue Reading
Having the missed prime sunflowers in 2015 we headed back again this year armed with more information on the prime time to visit. I highly recommend you can sign up to receive the flowering notifications by following the information on the VisitQuirindi website. This year there were two locations, Dimby Lane & Continue Reading
An interesting rock on the Golden Highway near Leadville. Also a nice easy geocache to find nearby.
From Narrabri, we decided to take the hour-ish drive up to the summit of Mount Kaputar National Park. A fantastic lookout and worth the drive out of town. Majority of the drive out was on a gravel road, but it was in good condition and suitable for a 2wd car. Parking only about a Continue Reading
Sarah and I camped overnight at The Basin campground. It’s a great little spot (but very popular) with access via Ferry or a short walk in and out via car.