|Cleo (AKA Precious) what she says goes!!|
Les & Kay are a great couple who share many of our interests including outback travelling. They are travelling to Perth via outback tracks including the Old Ghan Line and Anne Beadell Highway sleeping in their swag - Hels had to tie me down when they left as I was tempted to stow away in the back of the ute to go with them on their trip!!
|Parked up next to the house, our camp for a while.|
|Hels took this artistic shot of the front yard from the veranda. We spend a lot of time here enjoying the ambiance & drinking coffee.|
Although its cooler here than we had envisaged, they have a lovely fire for those cool nights, only for Cleo though!!! I am enjoying the opportunity to do those little jobs on the car and van which have been difficult to do when travelling full time. It's also good to potter around the garden and I can't wait for the grass to grow so I can jump on the ride on mower. We are close to the Herberton Range National Park (Mt Baldy) so getting back to walking each morning, sometimes to the top of Mt Baldy and the "Widow Maker". Whilst I am enjoying the stay, Hels was ready to get going again after first week!! I am also
|Early morning looking over Atherton south and Lake Tinaroo|
|Made it to the top of "The Widow Maker" - what a view over Atherton and the Tablelands|
One thing which stood out at the Atherton show was the back drop of the Herberton Range which in my mind made the experience of a country show even more fitting.
|The side shows and rides with Mt Baldy in the back ground.|
|This was a team log chopping event, should have got some fire wood chopped.|
|The Grand Parade|
|Would have been the best dressed in the Grand Parade.|
|El-Jays freestyle riding, El-Jay rode the motorbike up the small ramp onto the platform, that's not bad as would have been nearly a 3m vertical wall.|