Brian & Julies Gap Year

User: brianjulie
Dates: 18 Jul 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
Duration: 3 months

Friday 20 Oct 2017 15:14

Gladstone beach, here to swim with the Dugongs

Posted: Oct. 20, 2017, 7:14 a.m.

Thursday 19 Oct 2017 15:17

Port Hotel in Carnarvon

Posted: Oct. 19, 2017, 7:17 a.m.

Thursday 19 Oct 2017 9:56

Quobba lighthouse

Posted: Oct. 19, 2017, 1:56 a.m.

Monday 16 Oct 2017 14:35

Carnarvon 1 Mile jetty

Posted: Oct. 16, 2017, 6:35 a.m.

Sunday 15 Oct 2017 16:14

Minilya river rest area on our way to Carnarvon

Posted: Oct. 15, 2017, 8:14 a.m.

Saturday 14 Oct 2017 12:20

Coral bay looks lovey snorkeling here. Stay for one night

Posted: Oct. 14, 2017, 4:20 a.m.

Saturday 14 Oct 2017 8:21

Bullara Station. A beautiful farm stay, we loved it here

Posted: Oct. 14, 2017, 12:21 a.m.

Tuesday 10 Oct 2017 10:50

Turquoise Bay, amazing

Posted: Oct. 10, 2017, 2:50 a.m.

Sunday 8 Oct 2017 15:06

Osprey Bay on the Ningaloo reef, what’s gem of a place, providing the winds drops

Posted: Oct. 8, 2017, 7:06 a.m.

Saturday 7 Oct 2017 12:41

Vlamingh Head lighthouse just out of Exmouth. We will stay here tonight before heading to Offspray Bay.

Posted: Oct. 7, 2017, 4:41 a.m.

Friday 6 Oct 2017 15:23

Coastal town of Exmouth, tomorrow we will head towards Hardie creek

Posted: Oct. 6, 2017, 7:23 a.m.

Thursday 5 Oct 2017 18:19

Little roadside stop yannarie

Posted: Oct. 5, 2017, 10:19 a.m.

Wednesday 4 Oct 2017 17:49

Back to our little home on wheels and what a great day. Two iron ore trains and the beautiful gorges of Karijini. Yep we are back in Tom Price.

Posted: Oct. 4, 2017, 9:49 a.m.

Wednesday 4 Oct 2017 14:35

Hammersley gorge

Posted: Oct. 4, 2017, 6:35 a.m.

Wednesday 4 Oct 2017 12:58

Back to the little township of Tom Price

Posted: Oct. 4, 2017, 4:58 a.m.

Tuesday 3 Oct 2017 17:21

Fortesque Falls well you wowed us again

Posted: Oct. 3, 2017, 9:21 a.m.

Tuesday 3 Oct 2017 16:15

Knox Gorge

Posted: Oct. 3, 2017, 8:15 a.m.

Tuesday 3 Oct 2017 15:48

JJoffre Gorge we will be back to swim you

Posted: Oct. 3, 2017, 7:48 a.m.

Tuesday 3 Oct 2017 12:30

Hancock Gorge, another part of beautiful Karijini national park

Posted: Oct. 3, 2017, 4:30 a.m.

Tuesday 3 Oct 2017 10:12

Beautiful Kalamina Gorge - rock arch pool. It just keeps getting better. Thus place completely wowed us. Very corrugated road for 6km but worth every bump, drive at about 10km ph. We will be back

Posted: Oct. 3, 2017, 2:12 a.m.

Monday 2 Oct 2017 11:38

Beautiful Karijini national park. We are staying at Dales Gorge. We are do glad we came in here, it’s definitely one of our most favourite places.

Posted: Oct. 2, 2017, 3:38 a.m.

Sunday 1 Oct 2017 17:03

Little mining town of Tom Price, tomorrow we head into Karijini national park.

Posted: Oct. 1, 2017, 9:03 a.m.

Friday 29 Sep 2017 18:35

Little town of Onslow. Nice little town on the coast about 85km from the highway and about 370km south of Karratha. We might stay here for a few nights.

Posted: Sept. 29, 2017, 10:35 a.m.

Thursday 28 Sep 2017 20:15

Met with Kim & Eli in down twin Karratha

Posted: Sept. 28, 2017, 12:15 p.m.

Thursday 28 Sep 2017 13:45

Whittnel bay

Posted: Sept. 28, 2017, 5:45 a.m.

Thursday 28 Sep 2017 13:20

Dampier boat harbour, love the colour of the water. Just a little stop before heading into Karratha

Posted: Sept. 28, 2017, 5:20 a.m.

Thursday 28 Sep 2017 10:43

Python pool in Millstream national park, such a beautiful place out in the Pilbara

Posted: Sept. 28, 2017, 2:43 a.m.

Tuesday 26 Sep 2017 18:00

The view from our van at lovely Point Sampson

Posted: Sept. 26, 2017, 10 a.m.

Tuesday 26 Sep 2017 11:32

Old Roebourne Gaol on the way to Point Sampson

Posted: Sept. 26, 2017, 3:32 a.m.

Sunday 24 Sep 2017 15:54

Good old Port Headland, here for two free nights have a look around then head to Karijini

Posted: Sept. 24, 2017, 7:54 a.m.

Saturday 23 Sep 2017 16:27

Beautiful little road side stop called Degrave river just short of Port Headland. So quiet and the birds singing. A great place to rest and read a good book. What a magnificent Brahman bull that is sharing our camp site.

Posted: Sept. 23, 2017, 8:27 a.m.

Wednesday 20 Sep 2017 17:18

At beautiful 80 mile beach. We will stay here for 3 nights. Hope to catch the big one and if not try again down the coast.

Posted: Sept. 20, 2017, 9:18 a.m.

Wednesday 20 Sep 2017 13:02

BP stop for fuel now heading to 80 mile beach

Posted: Sept. 20, 2017, 5:02 a.m.

Sunday 17 Sep 2017 14:35

Beautiful Barn Hill station. It was worth the 9km sandy red drive in. It feels like we have stumbled across our own little paradise.

Posted: Sept. 17, 2017, 6:35 a.m.

Saturday 16 Sep 2017 18:07

Beautiful Cable beach. Our view at the restaurant

Posted: Sept. 16, 2017, 10:07 a.m.

Wednesday 13 Sep 2017 13:17

Willy creek pearl farm, can't get over the price of pearls.

Posted: Sept. 13, 2017, 5:17 a.m.

Wednesday 13 Sep 2017 8:55

Cape Leveque what a great place up the north. We will come back here

Posted: Sept. 13, 2017, 12:55 a.m.

Tuesday 12 Sep 2017 13:20

One Arm point, lunch here but now out of here

Posted: Sept. 12, 2017, 5:20 a.m.

Tuesday 12 Sep 2017 12:01

Cygnet Bay

Posted: Sept. 12, 2017, 4:01 a.m.

Monday 11 Sep 2017 16:13

Broome wharf, opened in July 1966 the year I was born

Posted: Sept. 11, 2017, 8:13 a.m.

Friday 8 Sep 2017 13:27

Lovely view from town beach in Broome

Posted: Sept. 8, 2017, 5:27 a.m.

Wednesday 6 Sep 2017 17:36

Cable beach in Broome, settling here for a week

Posted: Sept. 6, 2017, 9:36 a.m.

Tuesday 5 Sep 2017 17:24

Lovely sunset at the Derby wharf

Posted: Sept. 5, 2017, 9:24 a.m.

Tuesday 5 Sep 2017 12:22

Boab prison tree in Derby WA

Posted: Sept. 5, 2017, 4:22 a.m.

Sunday 3 Sep 2017 17:28

Lovely little free camp called Ellendale lake about 85km west of Fitzroy crossing

Posted: Sept. 3, 2017, 9:28 a.m.

Sunday 3 Sep 2017 14:23

Back to Fitzroy crossing, fill the car, hook up the van and continue heading west towards Durby

Posted: Sept. 3, 2017, 6:23 a.m.

Sunday 3 Sep 2017 11:57

Winjana Gorge very beautiful and lots of fresh water Crocs

Posted: Sept. 3, 2017, 3:57 a.m.

Sunday 3 Sep 2017 10:16

Tunnel creek lovely little spot

Posted: Sept. 3, 2017, 2:16 a.m.

Saturday 2 Sep 2017 17:03

What a beautiful place Geikie Gorge is. We did a lovely cruise down the Fitzroy river, saw lots of crocks. The colours and serenity here was amazing

Posted: Sept. 2, 2017, 9:03 a.m.

Saturday 2 Sep 2017 14:51

Fitzroy crossing one night here and glad to leave tomorrow lol but great caravan park

Posted: Sept. 2, 2017, 6:51 a.m.

Friday 1 Sep 2017 13:33

View from our caravan while staying at a free camp called Mary Pool, nice relaxing little camp ground

Posted: Sept. 1, 2017, 5:33 a.m.

Friday 1 Sep 2017 10:53

Laura River just west of Halls creek, live your Laura x

Posted: Sept. 1, 2017, 2:53 a.m.

Wednesday 30 Aug 2017 14:48

A lovely little roadside stop called Spring Creek near the Bungle Bungles. Apparently the road is so bad into the Bungle Bungles, we have decided to give it a miss.

Posted: Aug. 30, 2017, 6:48 a.m.

Tuesday 29 Aug 2017 17:08

Great little roadhouse with free camping Doon Doon roadhouse

Posted: Aug. 29, 2017, 9:08 a.m.

Tuesday 29 Aug 2017 10:57

Back in Kununurra to get food and fuel before heading further West

Posted: Aug. 29, 2017, 2:57 a.m.

Saturday 26 Aug 2017 16:50

Lake Argyle, wow what a magnificent beautiful place. This is a must come and see

Posted: Aug. 26, 2017, 8:50 a.m.

Friday 25 Aug 2017 18:07

Back to the Kimberly land caravan park for some live entertainment from Steve Case, pretty good singer

Posted: Aug. 25, 2017, 10:07 a.m.

Friday 25 Aug 2017 13:03

Beautiful water falls of Emma Gorge

Posted: Aug. 25, 2017, 5:03 a.m.

Friday 25 Aug 2017 9:00

Stopped at Zebedee springs nice warm springs but to many people

Posted: Aug. 25, 2017, 1 a.m.

Thursday 24 Aug 2017 19:00

Posted: Aug. 24, 2017, 11 a.m.

Thursday 24 Aug 2017 17:12

Another beautiful sunset with a beautiful day. Thank you Kununurra

Posted: Aug. 24, 2017, 9:12 a.m.

Thursday 24 Aug 2017 16:56

Back at our lovely caravan park resting from the heat

Posted: Aug. 24, 2017, 8:56 a.m.

Thursday 24 Aug 2017 11:28

A beautiful 6km round walk in what they call the mini bungles

Posted: Aug. 24, 2017, 3:28 a.m.

Wednesday 23 Aug 2017 12:31

It was worth ever 150 steps to the bottom. Lovely little rock hole. Water level gets to 300 feet in the wet season

Posted: Aug. 23, 2017, 4:31 a.m.

Wednesday 23 Aug 2017 10:25

Wyndham great place to visit but glad to be leaving again. Feels like on top of the world here.

Posted: Aug. 23, 2017, 2:25 a.m.

Tuesday 22 Aug 2017 17:14

Our view from the caravan park in Kununurra WA. Amazing drive today from Victoria River to Kununurra. We will stay here for 4 nights and do day trips.

Posted: Aug. 22, 2017, 9:14 a.m.

Tuesday 22 Aug 2017 12:33

Stopped at this roadside for lunch, wow what amazing scenery on this drive today just keeps amazing us

Posted: Aug. 22, 2017, 3:03 a.m.

Monday 21 Aug 2017 17:43

Stopped here for the night, power so we can use the air conditioner so hot and dusty but love the river. Can't swim in it Crocs apparently

Posted: Aug. 21, 2017, 8:13 a.m.

Sunday 20 Aug 2017 15:11

Back to Katherine before we start our journey Westward bound. So hot here, 37 in the shade

Posted: Aug. 20, 2017, 5:41 a.m.

Friday 18 Aug 2017 18:40

We had to come back to one of our favourite places. A little place of heaven in the top end.

Posted: Aug. 18, 2017, 9:10 a.m.

Thursday 17 Aug 2017 11:00

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Wednesday 16 Aug 2017 17:24

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Tuesday 15 Aug 2017 11:32

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Sunday 13 Aug 2017 16:42

Julie having a refreshing drink in the Top End

Posted: Aug. 13, 2017, 7:12 a.m.

Saturday 12 Aug 2017 18:00

Sitting at Cullen Bay Beach eating fish & chips very relaxing

Posted: Aug. 12, 2017, 8:30 a.m.

Friday 11 Aug 2017 14:25

Big 4 caravan park, same park we stayed 17 years ago with our girls. Lovely park and only 20 mins into Darwin CBD

Posted: Aug. 11, 2017, 4:55 a.m.

Friday 11 Aug 2017 12:59

Stopped for a bite to eat but not much to choose from, gateway into Litchfield national park.

Posted: Aug. 11, 2017, 3:29 a.m.

Friday 11 Aug 2017 10:36

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Thursday 10 Aug 2017 10:06

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Wednesday 9 Aug 2017 19:32

Riverview Katherine NT

Posted: Aug. 9, 2017, 10:02 a.m.

Monday 7 Aug 2017 18:33

Little Roper stock camp Mataranka

Posted: Aug. 7, 2017, 9:03 a.m.

Saturday 5 Aug 2017 18:12

Stopped at small wayside stop, exactly same place we stopped 17 years ago with our girls, just north of Elliot

Posted: Aug. 5, 2017, 8:42 a.m.

Friday 4 Aug 2017 16:40

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Friday 4 Aug 2017 15:45

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Friday 4 Aug 2017 9:56

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Monday 31 Jul 2017 9:54

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Saturday 29 Jul 2017 9:47

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Wednesday 26 Jul 2017 9:45

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Tuesday 25 Jul 2017 9:41

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Monday 24 Jul 2017 9:36

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Saturday 22 Jul 2017 9:33

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Friday 21 Jul 2017 9:27

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Friday 21 Jul 2017 9:50

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Thursday 20 Jul 2017 9:42

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Tuesday 18 Jul 2017 9:35

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Tuesday 18 Jul 2017 8:39

Posted: July 17, 2017, 10:39 p.m.

Brian & Julies Gap Year

User: brianjulie
Dates: 18 Jul 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
Duration: 3 months

Good to see you are enjoying the top end of NT and WA
For info Shinju Matsura festival on Broome starts on Sept 2 with most of the activities towards end of the 10 days

Second to being on this trip with you, my only wish is that you come back refreshed and full of happy stories. So far you look like you're well on your way! Keep having the most wonderful time and know that even while I am missing you from here, you are in every prayer and always in my heart. I can't wait for Christmas when I get to see your faces for real!! I love you both xxxxxxxx