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On August 12, 2016, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

Well the next trip is planned and we are looking forward to heading off. We have an addition this time with Wendy now having her own rig. More to come when we leave so watch this space. A few pictures of the new van.

Birdsville or Bust

On January 27, 2016, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

Well our next trip is fast approaching and planning is pretty much finished.We are head to Mungo NP then up to Birdsville via Broken hill. From Birdsville we go down the Birdsville track to Maree and then Farina Station finishing up at Rawsley Pk Station in the Flinders ranges. Can’t…

Port Lincoln – The last leg

On September 28, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

Leaving Coffin bay for Port Lincoln wa a pretty casual affair as we had only about 50kms to travel. So with a bit of time up our sleeves we walked up to the local store next to the caravan park and had some breakfast. Pretty good fair and not expensive….

Coffin Bay – What a great place

On September 28, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

It was only about 160kms to Coffin Bay so there was no urgency today. We packed and got away about 10ish and though we would make Coffin Bay in time to set up and head into Pt Lincoln for lunch. Not so we lost a little time not far from…

Day 8 & 9 Beautiful one day blowing a gale the next – Venus Bay

On September 21, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With 1 Comment

So we left Streaky Bay for a short hop to Venus Bay by way of Murphy’s Haystack’s.  Murphy’s “Haystacks” More “haystacks” Friendly inhabitant  Haystack’s have some great colours and pattens Not your ordinary hay stacks these a actually rock formation which has evolved by erosion, subsidence and the ravages of…

Day 5, 6 and 7 Streaky Bay – Ahh the serenity

On September 11, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

So we made Streaky Bay and our original plan was to stay 3 nights but we have decided on an extra night as there are a few things to see around here. Day one was a bit of a late start as we caught up on a bit of housekeeping….

Day 3 & 4 Whyalla and on to Streaky Bay

On September 9, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With 1 Comment

Restored bedford truck and Franklin Van Flight We spent a day exploring the surrounds of Whyalla, with Gaz and I heading out to the Whyalla museum. The most striking feature is the “ Whyalla” a world war II mine sweeper. The museum has the history and story of the Whyalla. …

Day 1 and 2 – I’ve travelled this road before

On September 6, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

Well we have embarked on the start of our holiday for 2015. Three weeks of the Eyre peninsular and the seafood coast, I hope it lives up to the seafood bit for Di’s sake for me as long as I catch a few then all will be good with the…

Friday to far away – again. Seafood coast here we come

On August 28, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With 2 Comments

Howdy all well we are fast coming to the next adventure. As usual Friday to far away.Preparations are well under way and “Dougal” is raring to go. For those of you who don’t know we take Dougal with us. Dougal is the Daffodil Day mascot and accompanies us on our travels….

Our next trip – Eyre Peninsular in September

On May 14, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With No Comments

Well time to start planning the next Tagalong Tours trip. September (with a bit of luck) will see us retrace some of our WA tour. At least to Poochera then we head across to Streaky Bay and down along the Eyre Peninsular. With a bit of fishing, snorkeling, Kyaks and…