After a fairly tense time getting to Wolfe Creek and setting up in the dark, we woke up to quite a lovely place surrounded by lovely grass plains. We visited Wolfe Creek Crater -it was created by a metoerite that hit the ground about 300,000 years ago. The crater is about 850m wide and was originally approx 120m deep (but over time has filled and is now approx 20m deep). Down in the crater we could see lots of trees and grass. We walked into the crater and on...
McKay Family Adventure
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Today we had a long 12 hour drive across the Tanami Desert. We watched lots of movies. There was a whole lot of nothing out the window, although we did see a lot of termite mounds. When we finally arrived at Wolfe Creek camping ground it was about 7:30 local time (we had been driving through the dark for a couple of hours!) The road was very bumpy (dirt road almost all of the way). It was so bumpy that we lost a driving light and the aerial on the UHF snappe...