Ayers Rock 2010

Phil,Jim and Graham arriving at Thargomindah

Andrew,Izumi and Fay departing Innamincka

Lagoon between Thargomindah and Innamincka

Close up of lagoon

Innamincka Station and flooded Coopers Creek

Cooper Homestay at Innamincka

Unfortunately the last gathering there

Pelicans in flooded creek

Innamincka- flooded causeway

Dawn at creek - Innamincka

Breakfast @ Homestay- Innamincka

Line up for departure - Innamincka

Rain coming in near Goyder Lagoon

4WDs on Birdsville Track

Warburton Creek- S of Goyder Lagoon

Lake Eyre North

Rain over Lake Eyre North

Lake Eyre North

Lake Eyre North

more rain - Lake Eyre North

approaching William Creek

William Creek

 

Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy- waiting to start tour

Mike,Carl,Gino and Phil

gotta love the sense of humour

Coober Pedy opal mine- sorting shed

Coober Pedy- Crocodile Harry's Place

Approaching storm in the opal fields

The Breakaways Lookout

The Breakaways Lookout

The Breakaways Lookout- approaching storm

The Breakaways Lookout- approaching storm

The Breakaways - on the ancient ocean floor

Coober Pedy Terminal

The Breakaways- aerial

heading towards Oodnadatta

heading towards Oodnadatta

Oodnadatta strip

water filling any hole it can

so much water in what is meant to be dry

Dalhousie Springs

Chambers Pillar

GPS: 24.52'34"S

133.49'36"E

Rainbow Valley

Mt Conner

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Kata Tjuta (The Olgas)

Kata Tjuta (The Olgas)

Kata Tjuta (The Olgas)- Valley of the Winds walk

Kata Tjuta (The Olgas)- Walpa Gorge

Uluru (Ayers Rock)- Group gathering to watch sunset

Phil feeding his face

Uluru (Ayers Rock)- approaching sunset

Uluru (Ayers Rock)- sunset

Uluru (Ayers Rock) - dawn

Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) - dawn

Uluru (Ayers Rock)- dawn

Western MacDonnell Ranges

Gosse Bluff-Western MacDonnell Ranges

GPS: 23.49'10"S

132.18'14"E

Western MacDonnell Ranges

Western MacDonnell Ranges

Western MacDonnell Ranges- Davenport Creek

Western MacDonnell Ranges

Approaching Alice Springs

Simpsons Gap

GPS: 23.40'26"S

133.43'10"E

Alice Springs Telegraph Station- Todd River with water

Standley Chasm

Standley Chasm

Western MacDonnell Ranges

Glen Helen Gorge

Ormiston Gorge

Abundance of wildflowers

Ochre Pits

Simpsons Gap

Simpsons Gap

Mike & Gino at Simpsons Gap

Eastern MacDonnell Ranges

Eastern MacDonnell Ranges

Gorge-Eastern MacDonnell Ranges

Creek

Creek

Simpson Desert

Diamantina National Park

Diamantina National Park

Longreach

Stockmans Hall of Fame - Longreach

Longreach- Rodeo

Longreach- Rodeo - Bronc riding

Longreach- Rodeo- Bull riding

Longreach- Rodeo- Bull riding

such a graceful dismount

Longreach- Qantas Museum

Open Cut mine

Flooded Capricorn Highway

Power Plant

Bundaberg

I can almost smell the rum!!

Whales at play of Fraser Island

Fraser Island

more whales at play of Fraser Island

Hervey Bay

Double Island Point

Glass House Mountains

Brisbane and moreton Bay under the haze