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Blue Snoopy is a 2012 Nova Vita Caravan pulled by a 2012 Nissan Navara ST Dual Cab Ute.

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2 November 2016 – Jugiong to Sydney NSW

Wednesday morning saw a staggered departure for Sydney and Canberra after our very pleasant tagalong through the Riverina.

We were the first to leave getting away just before 8:00am.

As planned, we arrived back into Sydney just after midday and after getting assistance from a neighbour to move a car, we had the caravan . . . → Read More: 2 November 2016 – Jugiong to Sydney NSW

1 November 2016 – Junee to Jugiong NSW

We arose to a clear and sunny day.

After departing from Junee, we stopped for morning tea at a small bakery in the township of Cootamundra.  The bakery was excellent and very busy and we all enjoyed coffee and some special treats.

Cootamundra is a very quiet and somewhat sleepy rural town that has . . . → Read More: 1 November 2016 – Junee to Jugiong NSW

31 October 2016 – Junee NSW

With little planned for today, we were up a later than our usual 7:00am rise.

One of our group had decided to host a bacon & egg breakfast so we all gathered in the camp kitchen.  With help from all, we soon had a wonderful breakfast underway with the food enjoyed by all.

After . . . → Read More: 31 October 2016 – Junee NSW

30 October 2016 – West Wyalong to Junee NSW

We departed West Wyalong early for our shortish drive to our next stop at Junee.  The drive was very pleasant and again we saw evidence of the massive rainfall experienced earlier in the month.  Overall the road conditions were not all that bad.

We drove through Temora with intentions to stop for coffee but . . . → Read More: 30 October 2016 – West Wyalong to Junee NSW

29 October 2016 – West Wyalong NSW

Our stay in West Wyalong coincided with an annual festival, the 2016 theme being “India comes to the west”.

We all headed into town early and enjoyed coffee before watching a parade down the main street.  “He” used the opportunity to shoot some video whilst watching a Phantom 3 drone however overhead recording the . . . → Read More: 29 October 2016 – West Wyalong NSW

28 October 2016 – Griffith to West Wyalong NSW

On another fine and delightful day, we departure at 9:00am heading towards the north and West Wyalong.

Our route took us over roads that were showing the results of the recent rain and again we came to the conclusion that the road repairs would take time to complete.

We stopped in Rankin Springs intending . . . → Read More: 28 October 2016 – Griffith to West Wyalong NSW

27 October 2016 – Griffith NSW

Today was to be our last full day in Griffith and the main focus was to be a visit to a “fruit salad” farm. A “Fruit salad” farm describes a farm that produces a variety of fruits.

Before our visit to the farm, we drove into Griffith and stopped at Lowes and provided one . . . → Read More: 27 October 2016 – Griffith NSW

26 October 2016 – Griffith NSW

Today was a sightseeing day around Griffith with a focus on the local wine industry.

One of our group had made arrangements for us to be at a winery (at nearby Yenda) at lunchtime and had purchased and organised a picnic lunch for us that we would consume at the winery.  The Yarran Wines . . . → Read More: 26 October 2016 – Griffith NSW

25 October 2016 – Jerilderie to Griffith NSW

With not a great distance to travel, we had a leisurely start to our day and were ready to depart just after 9:00am.

Leaving in convoy, we started our trip towards Griffith.  We travelled through countryside that was showing the effects of the recent rain with water everywhere we could see.  The roads also . . . → Read More: 25 October 2016 – Jerilderie to Griffith NSW

24 October 2016 – Jerilderie NSW

After the hectic time, we had in Shepparton, today would be a quiet day.  In fact, we slept in.

One of our friends departed for home relatively early so we said our farewells before we had breakfast.

“He” took the opportunity in the morning to fly the quad copter and photograph the surrounding area . . . → Read More: 24 October 2016 – Jerilderie NSW

23 October 2016 – Shepparton VIC to Jerilderie NSW

The ACC National Muster finished today.

We left our cap site at midday and drove to Tocumwal where we stopped for lunch with other members of the tagalong.  After lunch we continued our short drive through to Jerilderie where we booked into the local caravan park.

The caravan park was located behind what is . . . → Read More: 23 October 2016 – Shepparton VIC to Jerilderie NSW

23 – 29 November 2016 – Budgewoi NSW

After the ACC Sydney City Slicker Christmas muster at Berry last year, the intention had been to hold the 2016 Christmas muster at Kiama but those plans had to be abandoned when a reasonable tariff could not be negotiated with the Kiama Big4 Caravan Park.  Additionally, the intended venue was not pet friendly.  Having . . . → Read More: 23 – 29 November 2016 – Budgewoi NSW

Australian Caravan Club – National Muster 2016 at Shepparton VIC (13 – 23 October 2016)

13 October 2016 – Sydney to Gundagai NSW

Our caravan has been parked in our drive for the past six weeks after we arrived home from our major adventure.  Over the past couple of days, we have repacked the caravan and made it ready for another adventure.  Our new tyres held their pressure and . . . → Read More: Australian Caravan Club – National Muster 2016 at Shepparton VIC (13 – 23 October 2016)