Mt Stewart Mine Trip

Our first camping trip for the season and a trip where Dirk Jacinta and I went for a swim. Day 1. After arriving and setting up camp in Luina for our trip to Mt Stewart Mine we all said our hello's and ended up going separate ways for a few hours.  Bradley, Heidi, Cruz, Dirk... Continue Reading →

Winterbrook Falls Trip

The main purpose of todays trip was to scout out an area for another trip but rather than traveling all them km and risking it been a waste of time we decided to go into Winterbrook Falls and have a look and weren't disappointed.  The area is an old logging area of the King Billy... Continue Reading →

Lord Brassey Mine Trip

It is hard to believe but Lord Brassey Mine is a world-famous mineral locality.  This former nickel mine is the type locality for heazlewoodite and hellyerite, and the source of many rare minerals, including awaruite, dypingite, retgersite, reevesite, theophrastite and several new, unnamed minerals.  I have absolutely no idea what any of that is but... Continue Reading →

Jack Smiths Track Trip

Now I don't like to start on a downer and I don't like going into this stuff too much so I will keep it brief.  Something really pissed me off this week I got a message from a certain group of people (person) telling me  not to share some of the beautiful places we find as they... Continue Reading →

Chester Mine Underground

Although the main objective of this trip was to finish off our adventure in and around the Chester area Jacinta and I decided to make the weekend of it and stay down in Tullah and check out a few other areas.  Now once again the weather man threatened us with abuse of storms gale winds rain... Continue Reading →

Chester Mine – Open Cut

Well they say bad things happen in three's and today they did..... Broke the Drone, Wheel nearly fell off the Cruiser and Trailer Pin worked its way out  and lost the trailer with the 'Slug' on it (Fastest it has ever moved).  But that still wasn't enough to wreck the great day out. After a couple... Continue Reading →

Lake Spicer Track

Yet again Tassie doesn't disappoint this place was spectacular. Until Friday I hadn't even heard of this place and was planning a relatively quite weekend as Jacinta was working and I thought I better catch up on a few Jobs but late on Friday night I receive a text message asking whether I was keen to... Continue Reading →

Back to Waratah… Again

This place is just a goldmine for exploring it is unbelievable the things there are to look at in such a small area and I reckon we are still only scratching the surface.  As good as it is it is also bloody cold and generally wet and I'm not to sure why I insist on... Continue Reading →

Waratah 4WD Trip – Godkin Mine

What was meant to be a 4WD trip around Waratah area turned into more a History sight-seeing adventure but It was just as good and incredibly interesting.  So after meeting up at Waratah on a beautiful sunny winters morning we where off and heading south for our first stop to check out the Godkin mine.  This walk starts at... Continue Reading →

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