New England 2014 – Day 6

New England 2014 – Day 6

20 December 2015 Today we ventured further into Torrington State Forest. After some satisfying 4Wdriving down some fire trails we ended up at another dead end, just 2 kms short from returning to the sealed road out. Don’t you just love locked gates. Bush walking...
New England 2014 – Day 5

New England 2014 – Day 5

19 December 2015 Light rain at times last night. Beautiful morning, clouds have all gone. Keen to hit the road today and head to Tenterfield. As we were back in civilisation again we had coffee before we paid a visit to the info centre. Whilst we were in the area we...
New England 2014 – Day 4

New England 2014 – Day 4

18 December 2015 2am this morning a thunder and lightning storm hit. We lost track of the number of lightning strikes and thunder claps. River was up a few inches this morning. A rest day was declared today which gave us plenty of time to sit and soak up the bush....
New England 2014 – Day 3

New England 2014 – Day 3

17 December 2014 Woke this morning to a beautiful day. I must have slept badly on my neck something, that has not bothered me since Sydney. So to help loosen up my neck a it, I headed off for a walk. As I climbed the cliff face next to the gorge I was rewarded...
New England 2014 – Day 2

New England 2014 – Day 2

16 December 2014 Woke this morning to find we are in the mist and fog. The night air had been filled with the sound of frogs from the local creek which assisted in producing a wonderful night’s sleep. For some reason even the coffee smelt particularly good this...
New England 2014 – Day 1

New England 2014 – Day 1

15 December 2014 Off to a rough start. Yesterday the compressor was left on in the truck and normally this would not be an issue, but it decided to blow a pipe which switched it to run constantly. As the compressor draws 40-50 amps this has the ability to drain the...