Farewell Flinders Ranges… we will return!

Warning - epic long post ahead! After nearly a week spent in the Flinders Ranges (including an extra day more than anticipated), it’s now time to move on. This is a place that we will definitely come back to although I suspect that there will be many places on our trip that we will vow …

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All aboard for Peterborough – toot toot!

After our wet start in Broken Hill, we proceeded to Peterborough where we spent 2 nights at the Peterborough Caravan Park. The girls were happy as there was a pretty little park with a big playground next door and heaps of space to finally get the bikes off the bike rack for their first ride …

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The low down on Broken Hill

Broken Hill is one of those places I had always wanted to visit but given it was only three hours away, I never wanted to 'waste' my weekends or holidays to go and visit.  Overall, my assessment would be that it's a really interesting place, of mismatched pieces that don't seem to have been finished or …

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No sleep Thursday

If you're in Australia you might have seen on the news the story of the South Australian bush fires ravaging the Barossa Valley yesterday.  Fires on that scale are always devastating and just plain scary, even if you are not personally affected by them.  Yesterday, the hubby was stuck in the area where the fires …

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