02-31/07/2010 - photos

Participants: Tom Brennan, Rachel Brennan

Sunday 26 July: Nerrin Nerrin Rest Area - Kalbarri (234km)

Kalbarri Gorge and the Murchison River, Kalbarri NP

Rachel at Hawks Head Lookout, Kalbarri NP

Ross Graham Trail, Kalbarri NP

At the end of the Ross Graham Trail

The Murchison River


Z-Bend Trail, Kalbarri NP

Wild flower

Kalbarri Gorge at the Z-Bend

Rachel on ledges on the Z-Bend

Rachel in the gorge

Rachel in the gorge

An unnecessary ladder on the Z-Bend walk. "Look Mum, no hands!". Though you couldn't easily climb without the ladder, since the ladder was in the way!

A mini canyon

Rachel at a lookout above the Loop on the Murchison River

The Loop Trail, Kalbarri NP


Rachel in Natures Window


Smaller gorges off the main gorge - they looked like canyons

Rock formations

Rachel in another window

Rachel in the rock arch

Rock arch

Sandstone overhangs

Rachel walking on the Loop Trail


Flood debris above the Murchison River

Rachel and Tom in Natures Window

Monday 27 July: Kalbarri - Arrawarra (447km)

Mushroom Rock Trail, Kalbarri NP

Wild flower

Rachel on the Mushroom Rock walk

Mushroom Rock

Sign depicting the Pot Alley walk?? The sign for the Mushroom Rock walk looked like a nuclear explosion

Rachel in Pot Alley

Shellhouse - we never worked out why it was so named

Island Rock - we worked this name out

Natural Bridge - and this name

Nankeen Kestrel in flight

Tuesday 28 July: Arrawarra (0km)

On the farm - Rachel doing a bit of fence construction at Arrawarra

On the farm - Rachel herding the sheep

On the farm - The cows take an interest in Rachel

On the farm - wheat paddock

On the farm - Bugsy

On the farm - Tim collecting wheat samples

On the farm - Tim and Rachel dealing with the wheat samples

On the farm - Rachel and Rich

On the farm - Bugsy on alert

Wooly jumpers - the sheep being chased out of the paddock where they weren't supposed to be

Tom, Rich and Tim doing makeshift repairs to another collapsed bit of fence

Tanks? They look ready to fire

Hay bales

The General

Wednesday 29 July: Arrawarra - Cervantes (206km)

Pinnacles Desert Walk, Nambung NP

Rachel at one of the larger pinnacles

Pinnacle peephole

Rainbow at the Pinnacles




A multilayered pinnacle

Thursday 30 July: Cervantes - Perth (319km)

Pinnacles dawn

Sunrise at the Pinnacles

Plant patterns

Friday 31 July: Perth (20km)