By time we repacked we didn't leave until 11. We stopped in at Hungry Jacks at Bathurst, as if you buy a kids meal they get free entry into Dubbo Zoo. It actually works out cheaper for us to buy lunch than to buy a child's entry to the zoo. We dropped by the adventure playground for the kids to have a break before going to Mt Panorama. There were actually quite a few cars driving around. Although it is a standard road for most of the year, it is still set...
Barden's Great Aussie Adventure 2015
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We took a different route out of Kalgoorlie to the way we came in, this time going through Coolgardie. The main attraction today was driving across the "90 mile straight" Australia's longest straight road at 146.6km long. We stopped at a fairly nice free camp along the Eyre Hwy with still plenty of flies.
This time Zach was old enough to come on the Superpit mine tour but Liam wasn't so we had to skip this which I didn’t mind. We went to Hannan’s Tourist Mine instead and spent much longer than we thought we would. And we still didn’t read all the information boards. We thought it was really good value for money and had a good time despite some average reviews from other people. We had lunch in the Chinese gardens first and then went through all t...
It's my birthday today so Matt made me a nice cooked breakfast, everyone made a claim on my presents and after we packed up we had a yummy cake. Before we left town, we did a 20 minute walk from Rotary Lookout giving good coastal views over the headland. We then drove to Kalgoorlie, stopping at Norseman for lunch amongst the flies. We drove through Kalgoorlie which is quite a big town with a huge range of big brand shops on our way to camp. We camped at Lake Do...
The boys played with the girls we met at Masons Bay and Matt and I spent the day doing errands.