Farm Life Part 3 – Narrikup WA 2016

Group photo

14 August to 6 September 2016 We have called in to Benny’s place a few times for a catch up and a coffee or as he calls it “a syrup” We have also had him over for tea a couple of times which I thinks he really appreciates and enjoys. He has shown us how […]

Farm Life Part 2 – Narrikup WA 2016

Rainbow

21 July to 13 August 2016 We have settled into farm life and are thoroughly enjoying it. We have our chores to do each day as well as feeding the cattle and sheep with bales of hay twice a week. As well as doing this we keep a general eye on all the stock, fences […]

Farm Life Part 1 – Narrikup WA 2016

Misty sunrise

1 – 20 July 2016 It was up early to wave hooray to Mary, Ric and the dogs who were heading north, hopefully to warmer weather. That’s it we are now on our own for the next two months. Will we manage? We had a couple of beautiful days and even put shorts and t-shirts […]

Narrikup – WA 2016

Shades of sunrise

25 to 30 June 2016 We made the move to head to our base for the next couple of months at Narrikup. As we have mentioned in a previous post we are doing a farm sit. We rolled in mid morning and were greeted very warmly by Mary, Ric, and their dogs, Jess, Beau, Dingo […]

Stirling Ranges Part 2 – WA 2016

View over car park

20 to 24 June 2016 We left Kendenup and travelled to Mount Barker a few clicks down the road. They have a 24 hour RV rest area at the bottom end of town next to the railway line. We parked up then went for a walk up town. We ventured into The Warrie shop. It […]

Stirling Ranges Part 1 – WA 2016

View of ranges on the drive

1 – 15 to 20 June 2016 Cranbrook is one of the gateways to the Stirling Ranges. On arrival at Cranbrook we found the 24 hour RV parking area which is very small. We found the only level spot and parked up, luckily no-one else was here as we virtually took up most of the […]

Broomehill to Tambellup WA – 2016

Wadjekanup Bridge

8 to 15 June 2016 We left Katanning our next destination Broomehill a short drive down the road. There is a council caravan park here and that is where we were headed. As we pulled in I noticed a big rig and low and behold it was Rowena & John. We met them last year […]

Katanning area – WA 2016

Flags in Lions Park

3 – 7 June 2016 We left Pingrup heading this time back towards Katanning. We had planned to stay the night at Lake Ewlyamartup. We called in for a look but decided we should go straight to Katanning. Our reasoning it was Friday, a long weekend and as we have learnt in the past it’s […]

Dumbleyung to Newdegate

Tides out

31 May to 3 June 2016 Lake Dumbleyung received world recognition when Donald Campbell broke the world record on 31 December 1964 travelling at 276.3miles per hour (442.08km) in his boat “Bluebird”. We were quite excited to see the lake and the replica Bluebird. We drove out to the lake and dragged the van up […]

Wagin -WA 2016

Baart

28 to 30 May 2016 Saturday morning Paul and Beris came knocking on the door. It was quite early but B-B was up and ready to see them off. 🙂 They were going back to Perth to do another camp host near Kalamunda. We had a much slower start and didn’t get away until much later […]