Tag Archives: queensland

On the road

Emus are a common sight on the roads in western Queensland. Give them the right of way. You definitely don’t want to hit one.


Posted in response to the Daily Post Weekly Challenge.

See more of our travels at Flying Goannas.

Travel Theme: Hills

Earlier this year we visited a local National Park that we’d never been to, despite having lived in the area for over 25 years.

We were rewarded with great views of the surrounding hills.


Posted in response to

Ailsa’s Travel Theme.

CFFC: Stairs, Steps & Ladders

This tiered ladder takes you to The Amphitheatre in Queensland’s Carnarvon Gorge.

It was nearly at the end of our 10 hour hike and we almost didn’t climb it.


But we’re glad we did, even though our feet didn’t thank us.




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I thought Nancy’s challenge – Out in the Country – would be easy for me. That’s where I live and I have lots of pictures. And that’s the problem … which one to choose?

I’ve selected this one taken on a Sunday drive earlier this year. There’s no chance of me taking anything today. The weather has turned miserable and cold. Much colder than we’re used to here in central Queensland. So everyone is staying rugged up inside if they can.