Reflections on the trip

Reflections on the trip Brisbane, Australia Brisbane, Australia I don’t know whether we are getting older or just easier to please but this trip to Central Australia and the Top End was on of the best holidays we have had. From the red centre to Alice to catch the mighty Ghan then into balmy Darwin … Read moreReflections on the trip

Flying home to Brisbane

Flying home to BrisbaneBrisbane, Australia Brisbane, Australia We sleep in again today as we fly out at 3.30 pm. On checking out at 11.00 am we leave our trusty esky behind and head to the Ducks Nuts Cafe for a Bloody Mary. It is just what the doctor ordered. I have kept the car for … Read moreFlying home to Brisbane

Back to Darwin & some mudcrabs

Back to Darwin & some mudcrabsDarwin, Australia Darwin, Australia We sleep in this morning and check out at 10.00 am on route to Darwin with our esky full of fresh ice. Travelling in true Muller style we crack our first morning beer as we exit Kakadu National Park heading toward the Humpdy Doo Pub for … Read moreBack to Darwin & some mudcrabs

Yellow Water Billabong Cruise

Yellow Water Billabong CruiseKakadu National Park, Australia Kakadu National Park, Australia It’s Mothers Day today and this morning we set the alarm and rise in the dark getting ready to head to Cooinda Lodge and the Yellow Water Billabong for a sunrise cruise. We step outside and it’s warm but not hot as we depart … Read moreYellow Water Billabong Cruise

An airboat ride & some rock art

An airboat ride & some rock artJabiru, Australia Jabiru, Australia We wake to a sunny morning and head down to breakfast at the lodge. Today we are taking an airboat ride on the Wildman Home Billabong and wetlands and I cant help but overhear a rucus between some French tourists and the manager about getting … Read moreAn airboat ride & some rock art

Drive to Wildman

Drive to WildmanMary River National Park, Australia Mary River National Park, Australia Today we are heading to the Wildman Safari Lodge in the Mary River National Park but have a late start as we have timed a Jumping Crocodile tour at 1.00 pm. We start the morning with breakfast at the Ducks Nuts Cafe then … Read moreDrive to Wildman

Things we did in Darwin

Things we did in DarwinDarwin, Australia Darwin, Australia Another scorcher today as we head 15 minutes out of town to Crocodylus Park, boasting more crocs to see than anywhere else in Australia. This park also housed some white lions, tigers, meerkats and the usual suspects you would expect. The croc tour began at 10.00 am … Read moreThings we did in Darwin