Category Archives: camping site

Where to Gold Pan? ( North )


There are a few locations around Brisbane to try gold panning. All require a road trip of at least three hours travel time. These spots are designated fossicking areas or allow fossicking as an activity, on their properties. First I’ll … Continue reading

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Heading Out.


Last weekend end, I got an invite to head out with a friend for a dig. Destination….SECRET. Well, until we find some gold. I had to suffer through being in scenery like this. Right, I know. How do I put … Continue reading

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Weekend Break.


I met up with a group of people on Friday, some friends, some members of the prospecting club, others I hadn’t met before. Our group at the camp ground numbered twelve, with another only staying for Saturday. One of the … Continue reading

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Ships Of The Desert In Queensland


On the 2nd of August, early in the morning after sunrise, I passed a group of camels, with boxes and packs. A mature man walking in front, leading three camels, his wife riding the last in line. They were accompanied … Continue reading

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Five Days In Kilkivan.If you haven’t been, but can go to “Kilkivan Bush Camping & caravan Park”, just do it.


I’ve just got back from camping out in winter, in Australia. Obviously it does not get as cold as other parts of the world, but it lets you know it’s cool. Some photos, enjoy.  Ralph always has time to entertain you. Give … Continue reading

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Good Morning From Australia


My latest camping trip produced the most spectacular sunrise I’ve seen in a while. I awoke to this on Sunday morning. The Sun trying to burn through. And after a light drizzle of rain, the fog started to lift. How did the rest of … Continue reading

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Kilkivan Camp Ground Update


Heavy rain last weekend washed the causeway out in the middle of the camp grounds. Reconstruction is proceeding slowly.  But on the bright side all the creeks are flowing, everything is green.  The moon is full, and that brought out … Continue reading

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