The best laid plans

Well, you read the first post – perhaps – and now we have to tell you that things haven’t quite gone according to plan. Having spent 7 months or more planning this trip, making bookings, and looking forward to a different-for-us adventure with friends, we are now a smaller, sadder, contingent having left Sylvia and Brian behind. … Read more

Escaping the Canberra cold

The Wherries are off again – but this time in the company of our “old” (you can define that however you like, and you’ll probably be right!) friends, Sylvia and Brian. We have been talking for a few years now about “doing” the Ghan together – and the time has finally come. We start by choo-chooing our way … Read more