Monthly Archives: September 2012

Days 31 32 33 Denham to Kalbarri

DAY 31 WEDNESDAY 22ND AUGUST 2012 SHELL GRIT CAMP. Denham town is located on the west side of the middle peninsula.  Map orientated north. This is a traditional style boat of the area. Fortunately last night we only had a … Continue reading

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Day 30 to Denham, Shark Bay

DAY 30  TUESDAY 21ST AUGUST 2012 DEAD FINISH CAMP TO SHELL GRIT CAMP (Camping area at Denham town Shark Bay) This morning it was wet again. We expected as much so we erected our tent last night to avoid getting … Continue reading

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Day 29 Carnarvon to north of Denham

 DAY 29   MONDAY 20TH AUGUST 2012 STOCKYARD CAMP TO DEAD FINISH CAMP  A thick fog engulfed us in the early hours of the morning and because we were sleeping in our swag on the ground we awoke in a pretty … Continue reading

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Days 26 27 28 Ningaloo Reef to north of Carnarvon

DAY 26   FRIDAY 17th AUGUST 2012 KAYAKING OUT FROM NED’S BEACH NINGALOO REEF We were on the water just before high tide (around 10-00am). All I can say about today’s paddle is I’m glad we brought the kayaks along.  Where … Continue reading

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Days 23 24 25 Roebourne to Exmouth

DAY 23  TUESDAY 14TH AUGUST 2012 HARDING RIVER CAMP to  SPINIFEX NOOK CAMP. (South of Dampier)Last night we slept on stretchers under the stars. It was a great night, far better than in the Roebourne Caravan Park. First thing this … Continue reading

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Days 20 21 22 Roebourne – Cleaverville – Roebourne

DAY 20  SATURDAY 11TH AUGUST 2012 HARDING RIVER CAMP TO INDIAN OCEAN CAMP. (Cleaverville) The landform on the horizon is Cape Lambert and it was from near there where we began the iron ore railway survey in 1969. Just prior … Continue reading

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Days 18 19 Port Smith to north of Port Headland

DAY 18  THURSDAY 9th AUGUST 2012 PORT SMITH LAGOON CAMP to MINI RICHI CAMP. On the road by 9-00am not knowing exactly where we were going except to say south. Not far down the track from the Port Smith intersection … Continue reading

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