Carnarvon Gorge day 3

1 May 2002 Today I walked back to the Amphitheatre and the Moss Garden to take some video footage, while Susie conducted lessons back at the camp. In the afternoon we went on the short 2km walk to the rock pool.  Clare, Ruby and I had a swim while Susie took some video footage.  The…

Carnarvon Gorge day 2

30 April 2002 Today we went on a long bush walk.  I packed the lunches last night and made the morning coffee.  It’s hard to wake up the crew here.  I’ve got some assistance this morning from a chorus of currawongs.  The animals here are precocious, although they do not pester us directly for food.  …

Carnarvon Gorge day 1

29 April 2002 Carnarvon Gorge is located in a national park about 150 km north and west of Injune. When we arrived, we set up camp and went on an afternoon walk.  Susie and Ruby spotted a freshwater turtle, and Clare and I spotted several catfish grazing on the muddy creek bed.  We scoured the…

Toowoomba to Injune

25-28 April 2002 On Friday morning we packed up and drove to Injune via Dalby, Chinchilla and Miles.  We stopped to change drivers and check out the tourist information centre at Chinchilla. We had an awful café meal for lunch in Miles. We stopped in Roma to do some shopping and bought beer and scotch…