Amazing Kearneys Falls and Cattana Wetlands

Amazing Kearneys Falls and Cattana Wetlands

In our second week in Cairns, we still had a few places to see. Our plan was to visit Kearneys Falls, Cattana Wetlands, and Barron Gorge Hydro Station. But let’s start from the beginning. After six months of travelling and at least visiting thirty different pools, I must finally say that Nell had made great…

12 Best Tableland and Cairns attractions

12 Best Tableland and Cairns attractions

Regretfully, after two weeks in Port Douglas we ‘cut the roots’ and drove south to Cairns. Port Douglas will remain in our memories for a long time. We will definitely come back here. There were so many Cairns attractions on our list and we could not wait to see them. #1 Cairns Coconut Resort Our…

Vibrant town of Kuranda and Barron Falls

Vibrant town of Kuranda and Barron Falls

The next day we were planning to go to Kuranda and Barron Falls via Black Mountain Road. It has already been our second week in Port Douglas. We love this town so much that we just could not leave. The town’s amazing atmosphere, surrounding mountains, Four Mile Beach, well-supplied shops and the mix of good…

Port Douglas – amazing Four Mile Beach

Port Douglas – amazing Four Mile Beach

The morning welcomed us with rain but it was not surprising at all. After all we were in Daintree National Park. It was never a pleasant feeling when the fabric parts of our trailer were soaked with water like a sponge. It was very warm so we did not complain at all. Fortunately, we did…

Alluring Undara Lava Tubes

Alluring Undara Lava Tubes

Regretfully we had to leave brolgas and wallabies in Karumba and move to our next destination – Undara Volcanic National Park to see the unique Undara Lava Tubes. We had to drive around 520 km again as there was not much on the way – just a few small towns. Saying goodbye to brolgas On…

Karumba and astonishing dancing brolgas

Karumba and astonishing dancing brolgas

Our next destination was Karumba. After seeing dancing brolgas on Plenty Highway we were counting for more around Karumba. Karumba is a small fishing town located in the Gulf of Carpentaria, 570 km from Mount Isa. First, we had to go east, pass Cloncurry and turn left to Burke Developmental Road. We heard that Karumba…

Unforgettable Plenty Highway to Mount Isa

Unforgettable Plenty Highway to Mount Isa

We had had a really good rest in Alice Spring before we continued our longest Australia shortcut. Our plan was to hit Plenty Highway just 70 km north from Alice Springs and at the end turn left to Urandangi Road for a final stretch to Mount Isa. Preparing for a dirt again In the morning…