Through Hell’s Gate to the Northern Territory – North West Queensland, Barroloolla, Daly Water and Mataranka

We left Lawn Hill, splatting flies unceremoniously against the windscreen, and headed back towards the Savannah Way in anticipation of a long day’s drive. With several routes available to us we naturally decided to take the slightly ropey looking 4x4 track. We were rewarded 40km later with a locked gate and were forced to return … Continue reading Through Hell’s Gate to the Northern Territory – North West Queensland, Barroloolla, Daly Water and Mataranka

In to the Outback and the start of the Savannah Way

After an early rise and pack up at the Lion’s Den, we made our way South in order to commence our cross-country adventure along the Savannah Way. Leaving the rainforest behind us, we ventured in to areas of agriculture; cattle stations were followed by the Atherton Tablelands, an area of intensive cropping which interested James … Continue reading In to the Outback and the start of the Savannah Way