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... weighbridge, locomotives diesel and steam and other relics of the rail. Great tour with explanation of everything. Not enough time. Left at 3.00 then to Magnetic Hill for an 'illusion' then viewed a 500 year old gum tree 10 metre circumference. Finally through the hills to Spencer Gulf and to West Port Augusta staying at Big 4 park in cabins. Dinner at local tavern 'Ian's ...
... some pictures to add to our 'Big' thing collection. I was even wearing matching clothes! Not much to see along the route to Venus Bay but Kimba is famous for being halfway between the two sides of the continent. Not a bad claim. Venus Bay is a tiny place filled with huge 4 wheel drives and caravans owned by 60 year plus Aussies. They are all fishermen and women and told ...
... on a short way from Port Augusta around 50kilometres on and stopped at a road side rest stop called Ranges View. Ranges View was a road side rest stop with a Dunny (toilet) a bench and an incredible view out to mountain ranges in the distance and just flat Outback desert with some shrubs. We was all alone and made it our camp for the night and watched a remarkable sunset over the outback, with no one else near us bar the odd car that would very occasionally drive past. A couple of ...
... work, turning it into a ghost town.
And so it was onto Port Augusta for an overnight stay before heading toward Morgan for our last night in South Australia, but we are looking forward to a lengthy stop tomorrow at Peterborough as there appears to be a number of interesting attractions there.
Dinner tonight was a chicken honey stir fry, which we could enjoy in the relative cool thanks to the caravan's air-conditioner.
... plain )and we saw a group of emus wandering but not a lot else.
We stopped on the way to take shots of Lake Lagoon and Lake Heart as they both had water in them , we assume from the recent rains.
Coober Pedy 22nd -23rd Jan CP Stuart Range Outback Resort is on the edge of town .. it has the best kitchen and laundry I have seen on the road. Unfortunately the pool was not working but they are working on it.
WOW - uniquely ...
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33 Stokes Terrace, Port Augusta | Motelfrom $80