Today we had a blissful lie in for once. We had the whole day to spend around Mt Isa before we had to get the overnight bus to Alice Springs at 4:30pm, so after a tasty breakfast of yoghurt and museli we headed out to explore. The first place we went to was outback at Isa a museum which gives a history of the town and its mining background and also has a section with loads of fossils and wax versions of the prehistoric animals of Australia. It was all quite in...
Saz and Dave's travels
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We were up at 6 am this morning as we had to get on the 7 am bus to Mount Isa. As the local buses weren't running at this time we had to get a taxi to the bus station which was expensive enough but even more so than usual due to the fact that we had to turn round when Dave realised he had forgot to hand our room key in at reception! The bus to Mount Isa took 12 hours which was one hell of a slog especially since we only stopped twice for about half an hour i...