Mystery Machine

Not Inside Adelaide

January 29, 2010 · 5 comments

Waking up late, we made some breakfast after spending an hour cleaning up a bottle of spillt thai sweet chilli, and then was ready to get on our way… but the mystery machine failed to start. Read the rest! \(^u^)/ →


For the first time on the trip it rained on our short morning drive from Port Augusta to Adelaide, which made for more entertaining driving as well as a more winter feel to the time of year.

Christmas Spirit

Australia getting in the Christmas Spirit

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Skipping the Coast

January 22, 2010 · 6 comments

Meeting some German girls in a funky van on todays warm day, as well as another mixed european camper group at our first fuel stop, it seemed nearly everyone was skipping the next coastal region to make pace towards Adelaide (which was the great ocean road which everyone we met after said was the only thing to not miss drive wise).

Camper van

Funky painted van

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Waking up in Baladonia, just 36km away was the longest straight road in Australia, a mind numbing 146km (90 miles), but mercifully a cool temperature with overcast clouds (after a small thunderstorm the night before).

Nullarbor straight road sign

Start of the Nullarbor Straight

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Beach to Desert

January 15, 2010 · 9 comments

Day 4 and time to leave the golden beaches, calm town and warm waters of Esperance for the sun scorched outback, lacking everything except flies and annoyance.

I am leaving this behind

I am leaving this behind

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