Roma Cattle Sales

The Roma cattle sales are billed as the largest in the Southern Hemisphere.  We’ve see cattle grazing in pastures, feral in the wild, being rounded up at rodeos and being transported in multi-articulated road trains.  So we could not pass the opportunity to see the auctioning process....

Carnarvon Gorge

It rained part of the drive down from Carnarvon Gorge as we passed the wheat fields. Carnarvon Gorge is about 170km south of Emerald. We set up camp at the Takarraka Camp ground with the Allens. We are really enjoying the adventure and company that Matt and Nikky bring. And the kids are having...

Sapphire & Ruby...

Matt was keen to do some fossicking out at Sapphire and Ruby Vale, near Emerald. We decided to tag along for the fun of it. We are enjoying their company and the kids are really getting on well. There are some big coal mines out this way…     We set up in a free camp in...