Outback Trailblazer

May 25, 2015

Outback Trailblazer [Day 7] Commemorating the Centenary of Anzac and Farewell to Trailblazers

Gunfire Breakfast, Benjo, and Musical Fence – the Final day of Trailblazer 2015 5:45am The Dawn Service Early morning. Today, 25 April, is Anzac Day, a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that broadly commemorates all Australians […]
May 22, 2015
Big Red

There was Big Red

There was Big Red I’ve mentioned many times about my love of deserts (and glaciers). During my last few years of travels, I’ve visited various sand dunes, deserts, done a camel crossing, and traveled to Arctic regions. Last month, I […]
May 18, 2015

Outback Trailblazer [Day 4] Diamantina Shire Continues and There are Camels

Day 4 Diamantina Shire Continues, and There are Camels Another big day. Today we are leaving Birdsville to Bedourie. We are continuing the tour of Diamantina Shire that incorporates Betoota, Birdsville, and Bedourie. We’ve been traveling in the Birdsville area […]
May 14, 2015

Outback Trailblazer [Day 3] South Australia and Priscilla

Plans for today? Pushing our cars over the South Australia border and dressing up as drag queens. I woke up from another fine night in my swag. It’s a bedroom you can zip and roll. How convenient! So today, we […]
May 12, 2015

Outback Trailblazer [Day2] There was Big Red

A swag, it’s a good thing. I was a caterpillar in a cocoon. The zipper of the swag zips all the way around as if your sheet is attached to the mattress. I saw the setting Milky Way through my […]
May 7, 2015

Outback Trailblazer [Day 1] Furthest Town from Sea, Dinosaurs, and Giggles

The official day one! Sixty-five Trailblazer cars will rally the Outback Queensland! The first thing on the schedule is having an epic breakfast at Baldy Top Lookout just 7.4km outside of the town. Part of the Grey Range, Baldy Top […]
May 5, 2015
Day0_Angel Flight Outback Trailblazer

Outback Trailblazer 2015 [Day 0] Official Kickoff at Quilpie

“Flight to Charleville is now boarding.” My heart starts pounding. After 10 months of longing, I’m finally heading back to a sunburnt country. There’s something special about returning to the place that’s special to heart. But it makes me two […]