Archive for August, 2013

East Arnhem Land

Where: East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory (near Nhulunbuy) Permits: A minimum of two permits. Consult with the Northern Land Council and Dhimurru Aboriginal Corporation for your requirements. (Vehicle dependent). Be aware there are numerous restrictions and additional permits required for drinking, fishing or travelling to any other communities. Costs: $45 pp for Dhimurru permit for 2months. Other charges do […]


One beach, many colours

Where: Turtle Beach, East Arnhem Land (near Nhulunbuy) Permits: A minimum of two permits. Consult with the Northern Land Council and Dhimurru Aboriginal Corporation for your requirements. (Vehicle dependent). Be aware there are numerous restrictions and additional permits required for drinking, fishing or travelling to any other communities. Costs: $45 pp for Dhimurru permit for 2months. Other charges do […]


Car wrecks, NT

The Northern Territory has a lot of very long and very rough gravel roads but people will have a bash at driving almost any type of car along those roads. The result is the common sight of abandoned cars sitting lifeless by the side of the road  in the most unlikely and remote places…some have […]


Critter Cam!

Whenever I’m camping I can always hear the rustling in the bushes at night-time and in the morning see the little footprints of marsupial visitors around the campsite. Recently I purchased an Acorn Infrared Hunting Camera to set up around the camp in the dark so I can see what creatures come to visit. Here’s […]


Road to Arnhem Land

Where: Central Arnhem HIghway from Katherine to Nhulunbuy Permits: A minimum of two permits. Consult with the Northern Land Council and Dhimurru Aboriginal Corporation for your requirements. (Vehicle dependent). Be aware there are numerous restrictions and additional permits required for drinking, fishing or travelling to any other communities. Costs: $45 pp for Dhimurru permit for 2months. Other charges do apply. […]


Halls Creek Gold

Where: Duncan Road loop from Halls Creek, WA to the Victoria Highway Permits: None. These are station tracks so observe all signs, be aware of cattle. Costs: $0 Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult (if following old mine tracks) (gravel, sandy tracks – be aware of cattle and station traffic) Days required to do it justice: 1-2 days (more if your equipped […]