Albury to Ballarat – Day 2 of Road Trip March 2020

(Driving Distance Approximately 420klm or 260 miles) Saturday 7th March 2020 An alternative title for this post could have been Today was Talk and Travel Day. For our first night on the road, we chose a modestly-priced motel in Albury, not far from the Hume Highway. I'd booked directly over the phone with the owner, … Continue reading Albury to Ballarat – Day 2 of Road Trip March 2020

Day 2 of our Victorian Road Trip: Wangaratta To Bendigo

Source: http://www.mapsofworld.com/australia/states/victoria/ About a half hour from Wangaratta, down Detour Road, there is a small town called ElDorado. A friend had tipped us off to visit here, on account of their strange tourist attraction - the final resting place of an alluvial mining dredge. Now, I am used to see photos of hopeful miners squatting on … Continue reading Day 2 of our Victorian Road Trip: Wangaratta To Bendigo

On Another Australian Road Trip – we head to – Victoria!

Bill and I are on the road again, this time for a two week jaunt around Victoria. For those followers who need a little orientation, Victoria is in the south-east corner of the Australian continent, and, although it is the smallest mainland state, it is our most densely populated state. At the outset of European … Continue reading On Another Australian Road Trip – we head to – Victoria!