The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining us!  We love travelling and want to share our journeys with you through lots of photos.  Our next great adventure starts in August 2018.  We’re off to London and then from there we will do the Cosmos British Isles in Depth tour followed by a […]

Silverton

Silverton was once a mining town with a population of over 3000, but today it’s only around 50.  The town is 25 km north of Broken Hill and is easily accessible on a good sealed road.  There are plenty of old buildings around, art and craft stores, an old […]

Broken Hill

We visited Broken Hill, the iconic mining city, after staying in Adelaide and visiting Burra.  Silver, lead and zinc have been mined here for over 125 years.  Travel in any direction and it won’t take you long to be in the desert with red soil and pale scrub […]

Burra

As part of our road trip to see the Silo Art Trail and after some time in Adelaide we headed off to Broken Hill via Burra.  Now Burra is a great little town – full of history, churches and a cluster of great stores and places for coffee. […]

Adelaide Day Trips

As part of our road trip, after seeing the Silo Art Trail, we travelled to Adelaide via Pinnaroo.  Using Adelaide as a base we did some great day trips – Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale and Victor Harbor.  We need to revisit Adelaide as there is so much more […]

Silo Art Trail

We had heard about the Silo Art Trail in the Victoria’s Wimmera/Mallee region it became the impetus for a great road trip via Wagga, Echuca, the Silo Art Trail, Adelaide, Burra, Broken Hill, Orange and then home.  It was 4100km and we loved every minute. The concept of  transforming […]

Echuca

On our way to see the Silo Art Trail we called in to Echuca.  What a gorgeous place! Echuca is an historic port dating back to the 1870s.  Heaps of paddle steamers along the red gum lined Murray, horse-drawn Cobb and Co stage Coach rides and the old town […]