Yarrie Lake, Narrabri

This lake is a few kilometres west of the Australia Telescope and was the perfect picnic spot after a morning of driving and sight seeing. The information brochure boasted 70 different bird species in the region which made it of interest alone. However, the only bird life we encountered were not unknown to us and…

More Valuable Than Anything Else

The week-long camping gathering was great for re-connecting with friends made at last year’s annual camper trailer gathering at Batlow. This year we met in Glen Innes for a hectic schedule of workshops that ranged from trailer suspension to DreamPot cooking and in between a lot of camping related information sharing opportunities. I passed on…

Creek Camping

We’re in Narrabri, NSW, Australia, camped beside the Narrabri Creek under and surrounded by large eucalypts. After set up and sitting down with a drink, we noticed the birdlife. Yes, they were the usual campsite scavengers; magpie larks, magpies and crested pigeons. A large flock of chatty lorikeets were engrossed in the day’s last sweep…