Arnhem Land Trip 2018, Day 6: Enjoying the Arafura Swamp

By the time you see this we’ll be back in “civilisation” so to speak. We’ve had a wonderful trip, experiencing landscapes from woodlands to wetlands; indigenous culture from bush tucker to art, both contemporary and ancient; activities from fishing to bird spotting; food from hot cooked breakfasts to crocodile skewers and buffalo curry with valiant … Read more

Arnhem Land Trip 2018, Day 5: Arriving at the Arafura Swamp

Note: I should have explained in our previous post, that all photos of indigenous people have been (and will be) taken with permission. Bouncy bouncy Today was to be, driver Ian informed us, our longest day, and it sure was long – 420km on dirt road at an average of 60 kph. As we were … Read more