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Planning Cape York Loop – Stage 1

An interesting negotiation – working out what was actually the route inside inside David’s head – drawing a concept map on our The Green Machine’s TravelBlog site and then re-jigging, more rejigging. He wanted to go up the Pacific Highway to Cairns then onto Cape York then south and across the Savannah Way as far as Katherine. But with a couple of bail-out points if we got home-sick or weather did a repeat of the amazing wet of 2011-12..

No he didn’t want to go down to Alice Springs or Uluru but rather wanted to head east from Tennant Creek Three Ways over to Mt Isa and down to Roma. From there it seemed obvious that we continue south to Goondiwindi, Boggabilla, Moree and Inverell and then down to Gulgong, Mudgee and home via the Blue Mountains.

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