Category Archives: NSW – Central


Moree hot artesian baths stopover

Moree does not have the best of reputations, but we thought that thawing out in an artesian hot spring would be a nice way to end another long drive. I had researched our trip on […]

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Dubbo and Western Plains Zoo

We left Grong Grong and kept heading North along the Newell Highway with only a quick lunch stop next to the free camp along Lake Forbes. Click Here for a post about a previous stay at […]

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Escaping the Victorian Winter – Grong Grong via Nagambi

We hooked up the van on a misty, drizzly and cold June morning and set the GPS due North with three people, three spoilt pooches and two vans. We were again on a time limit […]

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Central NSW – Historic Hill End

Hill End Hill End is located about 85 km north of Bathurst via Sofala and has featured on our bucket list for some time.  If you travel there note that the 4WD Bridle track is […]

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Central NSW – Sofala : Australia’s oldest surviving gold town

Sofala Sofala is Australia’s oldest surviving gold town, . During boom times the main street stretched to 16 km, a lot longer the current 500 m or so containing the remaining nucleus of the town […]

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