Flinders Hotel Motel
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... enough place and purple Jaquarandi trees are in bloom here too. It is considered one of the crossroads of Australia because the major Perth to Sydney and Adelaide to Darwin highways pass through here. But we are booked in the Quorn Caravan Site some 60 km from Port Augusta. After Port Augusta the scenery changes dramatically. We are no longer in the red outback, that’s for sure. The landscape is more pastoral and the ...
... opening is an aerobatics show. And indeed, a double decker in glossy paint arrives and goes stunting above the waters of the bay. Quite spectacular, so we are glad we stayed on. But after 15min that was over. So we wander into town center (next street over) and await the street parade. Sure enough, with the rest of the crowd that is gathered, we watch the street parade, that consists of the local fire brigade vehicles, the Emergency Services vehicle, ...
... newly acquired Telstra pre-paid sim, organising for a wheel and tyre to be ready for us to collect tomorrow. It turns out wheels and tyres for our model aren't as readily avaliable in Port Augusta as we had thought, but we did manage to sort something out eventually. This meant that all the pressure to get to Lyndhurst was now gone, and all we needed to do was take it easy and enjoy the drive. Lucky too, because the road deteriorated quite ...
... mycket märkliga formationer.
1900 km from Coolgardie, we arrived at Port Augusta.
We leave the gold towns of Coolgardie and Kalgorlie behind us and pulls out over "The Nullarbor".
We stopped and refueled in Balladonia and visited the museum with a bit of space debris and other story.
... oh I was so scared I didn't open my eyes for ages. However, I managed to slowly get used to the idea of being up there and the views were terrific; before long we were back on the ground again and soon after a big front came through. Phew that was close! I felt pretty happy for the rest of the day that I had conquered light plane flying, well a little bit ...
Other places to stay in Port Augusta
Corner Eyre & Stuart Highways, Port Augusta | Hotelfrom $119
Marryatt Street, Port Augusta | 4 star hotelfrom $120
National Hwy 1, P.O. Box 1809, Port Augusta | 3 star hotelfrom $88
3 Loudon Road, Port Augusta | 3 star hotelfrom $118