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Paddling Outback Queensland

August 2012

G’Day Mob,

If you remember from the last post, Brian was away at a bush fire, Spy had run into a tree and we were due on holidays the day after.

Well amid the missing husband and the late afternoon run to the vets, I packed. First of all I erected the stretcher beds on the tray of the ute, then I poked the swags, esky, clothes, etc beneath them, threw the canoes on top, roped her all down and we were right to go.

Brian had a few comments when he returned but submitted to the superior womanly camping set-up.

and they're off

and they’re off

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Aah Spa

G’Day Mob,

We’ve been out to the opal fields again, catching up with Jenni at the Australian Opal Centre, learning a little more about mining at the Sheepyard, watching the Ugly Man Competition at Grawin and enjoying a few rums with our friends at Glengarry. But the opal fields are 5-6 hours from home and when you’ve been travelling in a rough and rattly farm ute you would kill for a hot spa at the end of the day. Thankfully Lightning Ridge can oblige.

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