Finke to Eringa Waterhole

Finke to Eringa Waterhole

13 June 2016 Working our way back to the Finke we could not find the shortcut from Maryvale. Eventually we were back on track stopping at a another rail siding. The road to Finke became more corrugated with the added danger of dog spikes laying in the sandy track....
Chambers Pillar and Krooza

Chambers Pillar and Krooza

13 June 2016 By 3:30pm we were on our way to chambers pillar. This was a wonderful trip down memory lane for us. We were here in 1999. In celebration we climbed the pillar on arrival. Arriving back at the camping ground we met Matt and Simone in their Isuzu Truck...
Finke Desert Race 2016 Days

Finke Desert Race 2016 Days

12 June 2016 Early start today to watch the vehicles come racing down the dusty track on their way to the south where Finke township is. The fastest 10 cars came through from the start line (60kms away) in about 30 minutes. Just after 12 noon the bikes started and...
Finke Desert Race 2016

Finke Desert Race 2016

11 June 2016 Late start before doing some last minute shopping in Alice Springs and a fuel top up. First stop was the Finke Desert Race to see some of the competitors racing for starting positions for the Sunday’s race. About lunch time we headed off to find a...
Binns Track to N’Dhala Gorge

Binns Track to N’Dhala Gorge

7 June 2016 Big day driving today. Started off at Marshall River and turned off the Plenty Highway just before Gemtree to head Binn Track to N’Dhala Gorge in the Ross River area. The gorges here light up in the setting sun displaying a rich red colour that can...