As Brians 30-09-2009 Apple MacBook is now given to Paul & Paige 13-12-2015 (New MacPro)
Brief stop for a stretch and a drink then on our way to Charters Towers.
Cape Yoyk re-visited. Last visited with Guides to Adventure in 1989
Brian (Lofty) with the mighty 1980 Diahatsu 2.4 ltr diesel at our first night stop on the adventure. The real adventure with GTA leaves as a convoy from Cairns past Smithfield and up the Karanda Range.
1989 Cape York 4x4
Barbara with the mighty 1980 Diahatsu 2.4 ltr diesel at our first night stop on the adventure. The real adventure with GTA leaves as a convoy from Cairns past Smithfield and up the Karanda Range.
Hema Cape York map
Cape York. The real map
All us guys on this adventure with Guides to Adsventure meet here the night before we head off north towards the Cape. This house is in Kamerunga, Cairns.
We stop for a snack at Mobil just north of Mackay on our way to Cairns and the start of our Cape York 4x4 adventure.
" I see no ships " Scotty Wales our leader at work with his helper Mary-Anne close by. Barbara Harris is our Diahatsu driver all the way up and back.
Barbara Harris with Scottys rig on our first days out of Cairns.
!st day out from Cairns. Barbara Harris driving Diahatsu with Brian on cameras still & analog video
Remember that song "Climb every mountain.."
Birds eye view from hill just before Laura.
Brian and some of our crew.
A good climb up to Split Rock, just before Laura. Well worth it paintings & view
Scotty with info.
Scotty with good info.
" I'm outa here " says Brian. Careful mate. At Split Rock about 13 ks south from Laura and just off the track.
Scotty Wales brings us tourist adventurers up to date on this rock art gallery at Split Rock. Scotty was a welder in Scotland and worked on building the ship QE-2.
Scotty brings us all up to date on trip plans.
Apple stop, cuppa and info.
1989 Cape York 4x4. Apple stop.
62 till we stop at Laura. Brian is in passenger seat with Barbara driving.
Suburbs of Laura on the OTL
Laura. Fuel: Store: Hotel.
1989 Cape York 4x4. Laura.
Mary-Anne at left, Phillip by his wife Toyota Bundera. Another Diahatsu at far right
Aboriginal houses on outskirts of Coen.