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Living the Dream, Chasing the Weather and Wandering About….”A Storm or Five”

20th October: From Trangie, NSW to Cunnamulla,Qld We spent a pleasant night in a surprisingly good caravan park in Trangie – it’s the first time I’ve stayed there since a school excursion to a cattle feedlot up that way back … Continue reading

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Darwin 2011….a Tropical Stormchaser’s Mecca #2

Saturday…….Lunch made, we loaded into the car and headed out to one of our favorite lunch spots, Fogg Dam….don’t ignore the ‘crocodile lurking’ warning signs…..there was a youngster sunbaking under a tree right next to the road!! We sat at … Continue reading

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Darwin 2011- a tropical stormchaser’s mecca…..#1

Darwin is a Mecca for the serious Australian stormchaser who is looking to experience the tropics without leaving the home country. Most years there is a pilgrimage up from the south…a few have stayed and now head in the opposite … Continue reading

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Jet Planes and Paddlesteamers – The “Going to Extremes Tour 2011”

6th June 2011…… A semi dream state followed me for the first 10 days…it was a bit like I was following myself around, watching over my shoulder…semi reality passing me by in somewhat of a rush… Hit the road, hit … Continue reading

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