Karijini National Park – best mini gorges in Australia

Karijini National Park – best mini gorges in Australia

Despite car technical issues we decided to drive inland to explore Karijini National Park.  The bitumen road was picturesque but more often flat and boring. We drove 330 km in total emptiness with no trees, mountains or even small hills. Just grass, only grass. Dales Campground – Eastern Karijini National Park Further inland it was very…

Windjana Gorge – #1 place to spot freshwater crocodiles

Windjana Gorge – #1 place to spot freshwater crocodiles

Our next destination was Windjana Gorge – the best place to see freshwater crocodiles. The road through Leopold Ranges was perhaps the most picturesque on the entire Gibb River Rd. These hills are just beautiful, plus thousands of baobabs thriving in the most amazing places and dried nearly to dust golden grasses of spinifex.  Despite…

4 Stunning Kimberley Gorges

4 Stunning Kimberley Gorges

In the next part of our Kimberley adventure, we were planning to see 4 stunning Kimberley Gorges. The next day, in the afternoon we arrived at Mt Elizabeth Station that was located 30 km from Gibb River Road. There was a sign at the gate saying that we were entering Mt Elizabeth station and that we shouldn’t…

Mitchell Falls – 3 spectacular cascade falls

Mitchell Falls – 3 spectacular cascade falls

After leaving Ellenbrae Station our next big stop was Mitchell Falls, but that was still 400 km away. Our plan was to stay for a night at Drysdale River Station, and next day, leave the trailer and go only with the car to Mitchell Falls. In the morning, before hitting the Gibb River Road, we…

El Questro – The Heart of the Kimberley

El Questro – The Heart of the Kimberley

Our next destination was El Questro. The place is located at the beginning of Gibb River Road. As I predicted, there were big crowds at least at the beginning of Gibb River Rd.  Emma Gorge On the way to El Questro, we stopped to see Emma Gorge, one of the most beautiful gorges in Kimberley. The…

Stunning 5 Rivers Lookout in Wyndham

Stunning 5 Rivers Lookout in Wyndham

The road to Wyndham meandered through the mountains. There were no lanes to overtake slower vehicles, and sometimes we trailed for miles, waiting for a long stretch of straight route. The Grotto Just before Wyndham we stopped at The Grotto that is located 20 km from the town. The Grotto is a set of small canyons filled…

3 Best Walks in Bungle Bungles (Purnululu National Park)

3 Best Walks in Bungle Bungles (Purnululu National Park)

Spring Creek Track We started early in the morning, and once off-highway, we entered Spring Creek Track for an 80 km drive on a dirt road to Bungle Bungles. We covered the distance in less than 2 hours. We used our Hema GPS Navigator to make sure we stay on track. Spring Creek Track was winding with…

Kununurra – the gateway to Kimberley

Kununurra – the gateway to Kimberley

Welcome to Kununurra It was July and we were in the middle of the tourist season. We could see thousands of silver foxes with their polished caravans. All caravan parks were packed.  Kununurra is a final stop for any traveller before heading to the Kimberley region. It is a small town with a population of…