A free camp about half way between Richmond and Julia Creek An old gravel pit and a billabong a little further in. Located about 69km from Richmond and 79km from Julia Creek Tip to find the billabong – There is a signpost showing the above distances As you turn in there is a track to … Continue reading Billabong Gravel Pit near Maxwelton Qld
A free camp located approximately 116 km West of Townsville and 22 km East of Charters Towers. Limited facilities for the number of vans that it can accommodate. There were approximately 60 – 80 campers there when we visited late June 2017. A couple of toilets and cold water showers for both male and female. … Continue reading Macrossan Park near Charters Towers 4820
Here are a couple of ideas that we have used to make the most of available space in our Jayco Journey. Installed a half shelf over the wheel arch Screwed some baskets to inside doors to add storage above low stuff on fronts of shelves Found some great baskets to segregate and store stuff in … Continue reading Making the most of the space available
Here is a little modification I made to the aluminum hanging rail in our caravan wardrobe. First I removed the hanging rail Then I decided how many triangles to remove and how many to leave for support. I decided on removing two and leaving one. I used a hacksaw blade to make the cuts You … Continue reading More hanging space in the wardrobe!
I recently fitted 2 x 120mm computer cooling fans to my caravan fridge vents. The difference is amazing – the temperature inside dropped about 5 degrees. A brief overview You will require a 12v supply to enable the fans to operate. I included a thermostat so that the fans switch on/off automatically but, i also … Continue reading Fitting Fans to Fridge Vent
A great free camp on the banks of Bundoora dam, with gently sloping grassy sites. This dam is a popular spot in warm weather and can get quite busy, however there is plenty of room. Some shady spots can be had, although most of the area is fairly open. There is good fishing (especially for … Continue reading Bundoora Dam – Middlemount Qld 4746
Photo by Bob and Annette Howard Over Night – Rest Area Features an Enormous Boab Tree (est 1500 – 2000 years old) Shade – Tables, chairs and Bar-B-Que Level Gravel area at rear Open area – Drive Through configuration easily arranged Plenty of room – Big Rigs OK Pets OK? Close to road (Noise/traffic minimal) More … Continue reading Big Boab Rest Area – Camballin (Derby) 6728 WA
Got some leftover BBQ chicken? This is a great Annette Sym recipe. Ingredients BBQ Chicken 1 pkt Cream of Chicken soup mix 1 1/2 cups of skim milk 1/2 cup water (stock optional) Mixed frozen vegies (500 grms) 1 x Onion – diced 1/2 teaspoon basil Method Remove all the skin and then remove all the … Continue reading Chicken in a Hurry
A Praying Mantis being hassled by a Pee Wee at Moura Central Queensland
Contributed by Poppy B This is how I set up my 2010 Ford Ranger for our big lap Thought I would share it with you!