The Great-Barrier-Reef was disappointing, far away with expensive trips and so we got up to Mossman, turned around (Photo OZ 15: World-Cup 2002) and were looking forward to the outback, the Golf of Carpentaria and the
Since we bought a birdbook in Alice Springs we turned into passionate birdwatchers. Tokyo had a few phases were she woke up early and in the morning it was helpfull to hold on to the coffeemug and the binoculars (while
In Gregory Downs (Photo OZ 16: Mail from John Bratt(yeah yogi, thats our title)) we had some lovely days with our friends from Grey Power/Army, pensioneers with their 4wds and campervans. At Highway-Inn we again reached the Stuart Highway, celebrated our drive-around-Australia and took care of an exhausted pelican which unfortunatly soon died. The last bit up to Darwin we knew already, visited the lovely hot springs and met people from Humpty Doo, where we could dismantle the truck and prepare it for the container. Jeremy arrived, helped us and we had wonderful 2-3 weeks weeks together. The 26.8. we went with Jabbawouk to the shipping company and packed the container, the 28.8. we had our flight from Darwin to Borneo.