Tag Archives: Road Trip Australia
Colorful galahs in trees

Alice Springs to Mataranka in Four Stops

Driving through the outback was not what I thought it would be. I expected lots of red dust and few people; what I found was a versatile landscape and an incomparable cast of characters.

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Four men and a rickshaw

2017 Alice Springs Camel Cup in Photos

Each race is over in less than 30 seconds; if the camels don’t feel like running, the jockeys are supposed to lead them around the track to the finish line. You can imagine how well that goes.

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Taking on the Red Centre Way: Kings Canyon to Alice Springs

There are two ways to get to Alice Springs from Kings Canyon. We took a risk and defied Google Maps, hoping that the Red Centre Way was on our side.

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The Perks of Kings Canyon

Our site had a gorgeous view of the canyon, but it was our proximity to the toilet block that made me emotional. It’s a good day when you can reach the bathroom within twenty seconds.

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Sunset at Uluru

No need to drop $200 on Sounds of Silence; if you play your cards right, you can have your own gourmet Uluru sunset.

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