follow the red line to see how we make our way around australia.

the orange line is how we plan to continue … but that could change depending on how things turn out.

waypointarrivedistancenotes
total trip195 days27,059 km (incl side trips)
batchelor - banyan tree camp14 aug 2018130 kmbush & tropical ... great mix.
douglas hot springs - bush camp13 aug 2018196 kmgreat camp, fantastic hot springs!
katherine - shady lane tourist park12 aug 2018522 kmarrived very late after a long day - just need a place to sleep
kununurra - ivanhoe caravan park9 aug 2018238 kmnot because we loved it so much but because we have schoolwork to do
bungle bungle caravan park7 aug 2018238 kmas nice as a camp out here can be
kununurra - ivanhoe caravan park31 jul 2018121 kmwater, power, grass ... who knew there was such a place
home valley station29 jul 2018112 kma little more upmarket & with grassy sites
ellenbrae station - bush camp28 jul 2018188 kmnice setting in the bush; station has great scones
mount barnett - bush camp26 jul 201887 kmdusty but with a great swimming hole
imintji - bush camp24 jul 20181145 kmvery nice bush camp -but a noisy generator
windjana gorge - bush camp22 jul 2018127 kmgreat bush camp with flushing toilets and warm showers!
derby - birdwood downs station21 jul 201819 kmhorse riding in the kimberley - for nat
derby - kimberley entrance park19 jul 2018217 kmthe gibb is waiting!
broome caravan park16 jul 2018171 kmback again - chasing more dino footprints
dampier peninsula - whalesong camp12 jul 20184 kmamazing bush camp right on the cliffs
dampier peninsula - middle lagoon11 jul 2018171 kma bit rough but it's really nice out here
broome caravan park7 jul 2018370 kmnice clean park just out of town
80 mile beach - station stay4 jul 2018479 kmthe beach - 80 miles of it - is just over the dunes
karratha - balmoral park30 jun 2018524 kmwe finally left ningaloo - and we miss it already!
coral bay - people's park27 jun 2018152 kmstill enjoying the reef
exmouth - rac caravan park23 jun 201850 kmit's impossible to get a spot out in the national park, we had to come back to exmouth
cape range np - ned's camp18 jun 201850 kmwe had to set up in the wet - but it should be better tomorrow
exmouth - rac caravan park16 jun 201890 kmsafe bet before we go bush camping in cape range
bullara station camp15 jun 2018372 kmgot rave reviews on wikicamps - has the funkiest amenities we've seen and good burgers and coffee (not together)
cheela station camp14 jun 2018108 kmwe left tom price late and this looked like a good option
tom price - tourist park13 jun 2018110 kmback to get the windscreen fixed
dales camp ground10 jun 2018110 kmamazing bush camp right next to dales gorge
tom price - tourist park7 jun 2018543 kmarrived late & it was raining - no good
coral bay - bayview cp30 may 2018233 kmnever been in such a crowded place - like sardines
carnarvon - wintersun park28 may 2018440 kma long drive ... and there is really not much between geraldton and carnavon
kalbarri - murchison river cp27 may 2018150 kmthe same park we stayed at when we were here first time
geraldton - big4 sunset beach23 may 20185 kmnice park on the beach. staying to get the disco serviced.
geraldton - ocean west21 may 2018402 kmgeraldton again. mum will fly out from here.
denham - ocean beach17 may 2018380 kmdenham is a lot nicer than i remember
horrocks beach caravan park16 may 2018476 kmnice, arrived just in time for sunset
perth - karrinyup caravan park8 may 2018405 kmagain .. need to get the auto box rebuilt
geraldton - belair gardens6 may 2017198 kmhad to stop here when the gearbox refused to play nice
jurien bay - tourist park4 may 2018451 kma bungalow again ... i miss the karavan!
busselton - beachlands park30 apr 2018245 kmwe're in a bungalow for a change; was cheaper for the 3 of us + oma
perth - karrinyup caravan park20 apr 2018304 kmfinally! can't wait to see all our friends again.
jarrahdene - bush camp17 apr 2018312 kmnice camp among the karri trees, clean long drop.
denmark - ocean beach park11 apr 201860 kmhuge park, green sites, great facilities - empty. why?
albany - emu bay caravan park6 apr 2018179 kmgreat park with new amenities
bremer bay - caravan park3 apr 2018399 kmlarge grassy sites, not far from the beach; might give the $400 orca tour a miss
esperance - bathers paradise park28 mar 2018307 kmnice owners; nice & grassy
fraser range station park27 mar 2018639 kmextremely friendly park, loved it
bunda cliffs - bush camp26 mar 2018570 kmgreat spot but very windy
streaky bay - caravan park23 mar 2018345 kmgreat new park, lots to see here
memory cove - bush camp21 mar 201853 kmfantastic site, very rough track to get there
port lincoln - tourist park20 mar 2018340 kmnice park just on the edge of the bay
port augusta - discovery park19 mar 2018318 kmwell kept park, we'll only stay a night
adelaide shores - caravan park15 mar 2018475 kmmassive park with lots of fun things for kids
rawnsely park station12 mar 2018172 kmclean park with a pool just south of the pound
orroroo - caravan park11 mar 2018330 kmnice little camp & friendly owner
broken hill - starview campground9 mar 201863 kmgreat bush camp near bh.
eldee station7 mar 2018162 kmnice maybe not quite as advertised.
copihollow - caravan park5 mar 2018257 kmgreat lake side camp ground.
mungo - main camp (bush)4 mar 2018112 kmthe best place to stay in mungo; showers @ the visitor center.
mildura - caravan park27 feb 2018245 kmstaying in a bungalo; kk requires a few small repairs so we can't sleep in it
big billy bore - bush camp26 feb 2018244 kmgreat bush camp; we were the only ones at the camp!
halls creek - tourist park22 feb 2018208 kmgreat park; coffee at the reception & can order breklkie croissants from the bakery
portland - caravan park18 feb 2018165 kmloved portland; the weather was a bit of a let-down but the park was nice
port campbell - caravan park13 feb 2018119 kmvery nice park; the only downside was the daily invasion of people with little sense of privacy
kennett river - caravan park11 feb 2018203 kmnice park, so many koalas

0 thoughts on “sticky: mapping the long way round.”

  1. since we’ve been backtracking a bit i’ve added a little yellow flag to show where we are at any point in time.

  2. i turned on https (secure http) … you should see a little lock next to the url when you visit our site. 🙂