Travel Blogs from Elliott, Australia

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Discover the Spirit, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog

Discover the Spirit

A travel blog entry by rossandsue

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... to the van for lunch. The afternoon was spent relaxing and taking it easy. I went for a walk around the edge of the Elliott River as the tide was coming in. It was amazing how quick it was coming in. Dinner tonight was zucchini slice and veggies Tuesday ...

CAMPER VAN CRAZY!, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog


A travel blog entry by unbound


... the parks told us to check it out there.  He also gave us a huge bag of fruit and an expensive Australia camping guidebook that he didn't need anymore.  Nice guy and we sold the book back to a bookstore when we left for $15, ...

Elliott, Elliott, Australia travel blog


A travel blog entry by trenfield5


... . It is said that Renner Springs is where the desert meets the top end which was approximately half way between Tennant Creek and Elliott. Nigel's friends in Alice had suggested that we free camp at a little known campsite in Elliott on Lake Woods. As we ...

Gepäck abholen, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Gepäck abholen

A travel blog entry by timdownunder

Gegen Vormittag komme ich endlich in Elliott an und hole mein zurückgelassenes Gepäck ab. Mein Auto steht noch genau so da, wie ich es zurück gelassen habe. Also wird alles in mein neues Ungetüm geräumt. Dabei treffe ich wieder den ausgeflippten ...

Longreach Waterhole, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Longreach Waterhole

A travel blog entry by jordanboys


We saw lots of Pelicans. Mum and Glenn slept in a bed together and the sunset was beautiful and the Pelicans were in a ...

Wallam Reserve - Roadside Stop, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Wallam Reserve - Roadside Stop

A travel blog entry by thewestsholiday


What's the town of Bundaberg famous for? the Bundaberg Rum Distillery of course, and so we must do the tour if passing through, not quite age appropriate for the kids but educational all the same. At least it fits with the sugar theme, using the molasses ...

"Crap the tides coming in pretty fast!"

A travel blog entry by thailandtrip01

Our penultimate last day in Oz saw us moving down to Elliot’s Head where yet again we set up camp and headed for the beach. Being at a river mouth we were treated to two options, beach or river! Starting off at the beach after wading through the ...

WE REACH THE TROPICAL TOP END, Elliott, Australia travel blog


A travel blog entry by kathandsheila


SUNDAY JULY 4 MILEAGE: 20198 kms JOURNEY: Banka Banka, Renner Springs, Elliott, Newcastle Waters road stop WEATHER: 20 degrees at 10.30, blue sky; reached 26 degrees later The dead straight highway stretched ahead,sometimes very white and ...

OMG - wow - it is hot, Elliott, Australia travel blog

OMG - wow - it is hot

A travel blog entry by callaghans


So today's been pretty boring as we have been on the road since 8.30am. We've stopped for lunch in a small town called Elliot and OMG! We stepped out of our lovely 22 degree climate controlled car into a 38 degree heat- it smacked us in the face as soon ...

Unbelievable!!, Elliott, Australia travel blog


A travel blog entry by mawstrip

From Threeways I drove on to Elliott where I stopped for fuel...well that was the intention. The sign said open and I drove in. Put the nozzle into the petrol tank and waited...and waited, nothing. So I walked over to the door and could see the owner ...

Von Barkly Homestead nach Elliott, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Von Barkly Homestead nach Elliott

A travel blog entry by georghenn


Liebe Leser, gerne würde ich zeitnäher berichten wollen, das Problem sind die Internetverbindungen, die nur unregelmäßig im Outback und dann meist sehr sehr langsam aufgebaut werden können. 16.5. Barkly Homestead – Three Ways Ach was für ...

A Lesson price on stay!, Elliott, Australia travel blog

A Lesson price on stay!

A travel blog entry by thecronins


24 July Farewell Mataranka! Off on a big drive today in all we drive over 400km today.  Which for this trip is a big day.  We were unable to leave our camp until after 10am because we decided to do a couple of loads of washing and it wasn't dry ...

Hop to it..., Elliott, Australia travel blog

Hop to it...

A travel blog entry by worldofthewards


... and enroute to Banka Banka we stopped to refuel at Aileron, Barrow Creek Telegraph station, Wycliffe Well Roadhouse (Alien central in Australia). Then we went to Devils Marbles (a load of sandstone rocks that look like marbles) and took a few photos and ...

The barrels free camp, Elliott, Australia travel blog

The barrels free camp

A travel blog entry by sueton


... , with its short poles and a tribute to the amazing project that took place around 150 years ago, to link the south of Australia with the North by telegraph poles, so that morse code messages could be sent via the new underse cable from Java to Europe. ...

Hanging around Maryborough another week, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog

Hanging around Maryborough another week

A travel blog entry by julsnjust


After picking up the van at 6 star motors (who by the way done a great job and charged us less labour than he should have) we headed to Hillcrest caravan park at Burrum Heads@$27 pn powered. The caravan pk has changed since we were here last with all the ...

Bundaberg, Where Australia shines, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog

Bundaberg, Where Australia shines

A travel blog entry by davelynne


30th August to 15th September We arrived in Elliot Heads planning to stay for three nights. We ended up staying for two weeks . With Sue still not feeling 100% we had to get her to see a doctor, this proved to be a little more difficult than we ...

Unsere faulen Tage am Meer, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog

Unsere faulen Tage am Meer

A travel blog entry by noragermano-weg


Hier gehen wir immer an den Strand wenn schönes Wetter ist und wir nicht arbeiten müssen. Leider wurden wir in den letzten zwei Wochen nur ein paar mal zum Arbeiten gebraucht. Das Meer hier ist super schön und je nach Ebbe oder Flut findet man immer ...

Elliott Heads - Water & Water Melons, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog

Elliott Heads - Water & Water Melons

A travel blog entry by sueton


A quick Detour to Elliott's Head - a VERY pretty beach at the mouth of the Elliott River - there is a beautiful caravan park right on the water - not dog Friendly - so another time. A coffee at the Cafe and a stop at a farm stall to buy really fresh,cheap ...

Bundy good time, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog

Bundy good time

A travel blog entry by 82cape


11th September All good things must come to an end, we have to leave 1770. Bundaberg is our new destination which is not very far away. A quick tour of the shops to pick up a few essentials (yes Dan Murphy's was one of those shops) and then off to ...

Camooweal to Banka Banka Station, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Camooweal to Banka Banka Station

A travel blog entry by mboy


The full moon last was magnificent. It had its reflection on the water. We tried taking photos but it just looks like two white lights on a black background. A cool morning but pleasant enough with no wind. The rising sun on the still water was ...

Heading South, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Heading South

A travel blog entry by karennglyn


... needed to get to Elliott. We drove to look at the Daly Waters campground, but was greeted by a dustbowl, so we headed off for Elliott which was 150 km South. Elliott is a small town, but 11 km to the West along a dirt track through scrub is the Longreach ...

UFO's and all things strange, Elliott, Australia travel blog

UFO's and all things strange

A travel blog entry by thegrubers


... a roadhouse we had driven past the afternoon before, as Lachlan was asleep. Wycliffe Well is apparently the UFO Capital of Australia. This roadhouse is famous for documented UFO sightings. Paul read it also has  one of the largest selections of beer ...

Longreach Waterhole - Elliott, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Longreach Waterhole - Elliott

A travel blog entry by sergeantdeleeuw


19 and 20 August A few hours drive north of Tennant Creek is the township of Elliott, right on the Stuart Highway. We had read about a free camp that was signposted just on the northern outskirts of town, and west along a 12km dirt track, called the ...

Elliott, Elliott, Australia travel blog


A travel blog entry by gregd999


... of the fascinating old pub. The pub is also the general store, bus depot, petrol station, motel and bank. The only pub in Australia where you could draw money out of your account across the bar. Full of exhibits of years gone by, and souvenirs of ...

DAY 57 - 150km - Banka Banka to Elliot, Elliott, Australia travel blog

DAY 57 - 150km - Banka Banka to Elliot

A travel blog entry by ben.croft


Summary Time: 4:23:55 Distance: 150km Average Speed: 34kmph Maximum Speed: 62kmph Ascent: +554m Descent: -609m I slept in again and I reckon I got over 8 hours sleep last night and felt very groggy when I got up. It had rained most of the night but my ...

ELLIOTT HEADS, Elliott Heads, Australia travel blog


A travel blog entry by opalvacationer

Late start today no hurry just a trip into Bunndy to pick up some supply's for tomorrow we head off inland for a few days to escape the coast and the crowds that have inundated the parks since the school holidays started, I guess we've been a little bit ...

boat girl, Elliott Northern Territory Australia katherine, Australia travel blog

boat girl

A travel blog entry by gazzapam


We arrived at little town of elliott  heading towards katherine 11klms of the highgway sandy dirt track opens up to large lake/river lots of bird life some small fish caught few redclaw, huge area gas bbqs, tables and chairs, and toilets  still ...

Last Night in Tassie, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Last Night in Tassie

A travel blog entry by trevorandliz


Please find some introduction photos of our home while we ...

Katherine Gorge to Elliott, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Katherine Gorge to Elliott

A travel blog entry by souter


13th April As we were preparing to leave the Ranger came to check that sites had been paid for. We packed up and set off for Katherine to replenish dinner supplies.  At Katherine I was able to check messages, phone Amanda and text Nicole for her ...

Day 6, Elliott, Australia travel blog

Day 6

A travel blog entry by feyles

... . Passed a lot of van heading the other way travelling very slow. Not a lot to look at & was a long day. Stayed in Elliott at the back of the Servo that has a colour bond fence which is locked overnight.  Fuelled up, price being ...

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