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Block 3: Camper trip from Melbourne to Sydney 15 days.

Block 3: Camper trip from Melbourne to Sydney 15 days. Philip Island was last point in block 2, so we go future with second part of the camper trip. After Philips Island we go to Wilsons Promontory National Park for 2 days. We go from now one into the inland of Australia. First we are going to Yara Ranges National Park. Over the Hume Freeway to Albury / Wodonga before we are going into the mountains. By the Kosciuszko National Park (north of Snowy mountains) to [ ... ]

Block 2: Camper trip from Adelaide to Melbourne 13 days.

Block 2: Camper trip from Adelaide to Melbourne 13 days. Get camper at rental station in Adelaide and drive down to Ferry to Kangaroo Island. Next day pick in the morning the ferry to Kangaroo Island. Spend some days on Kangaroo Island. With morning ferry back to main land. Along the coast to Mt Gambier. Then we go inlands to Halls Gap for 2 days, Grampians National Park. Back to the coast Portland, Warrnambool. Along the coast to the 12 Apostles towards Geelong. Take at Geelong the ferry to [ ... ]

Block 1: Melbourne –> Alice Spring –> Adelaide

Block 1: Melbourne –> Alice Spring –> Adelaide Departure from The Netherlands, Amsterdam International Airport; Schiphol Arrival in Australia, Melbourne Exploring the city Melbourne Flight to Alice Spring Balloon Flight in the morning 8 days trip from Alice Spring (Uluru) to Adelaide. Trip from Alice Spring will get the followings: – Ayers Rock (Uluru) – The Olgas (Kata Tjuta) – Coober Pedy – King Canyon – Flinders National Park – And final to our Hotel in Adelaide.

TripSchema Timeline

In the begin January 2012 we were to a Holiday Fair. We did get a lot of new experience and remarks from that day. The timeline of our trip is true that experience on the holiday fair changed. At first we do not start our trip in Darwin. The risk is too high to get in rain session with bad roads and not reachable point of interests. That must be left for a new Trip in future. The start will be now [ ... ]

Begin of Blog TheAustralianTrip

A new blog. We as family are already sometime being to organise a vacation in Australia. Not a small vacation for 2 or 3 weeks, but for some longer time. The flight from The Netherlands to Australia is normally at least 30 hours. We were starting to find out what we like to see and do over there if we have time for 8 weeks. As first we did to pic up some travel brochure or order on the internet some books. The next draft [ ... ]