South: Ravensthorpe to Esperance

We feel very satisfied to have reached Esperance today, the final eastwards destination of our trip. We thought we might spend a night at Stokes Inlet at a National parks campground, but when we turned off there was a sign saying the campground was full. We pulled over to have lunch shortly afterwards. We made … Continue reading South: Ravensthorpe to Esperance

Travels with the Winnie: Day 53

Longreach to Barcaldine The Australian Heritage Workers CentreĀ is the main attraction for us here. In the Working Voices Choir we sing 'The Ballad of 1891" about the shearers' strike, where the shearers stood up to the 'squatters' and some went to goal. We left Longreach at about 10.00 and arrived in Barcaldine about 1.5 hours … Continue reading Travels with the Winnie: Day 53