Hitching to Perth Part 6 – Nullarbor plains and Cape Le Grand

A new challenge ahead. The Nullarbor plain/desert has an unique set of attractions like the longest straight road in the world, 150 km with no single bend. Several towns and roadhouses are separated by hundreds of kilometres of salt bush and scrub. Erin offers me breakfast and I don't refuse. I help her fed one … Continue reading Hitching to Perth Part 6 – Nullarbor plains and Cape Le Grand

Hitching to Perth Part 5 – Extra 3000 km detour to Ayers Rock / Uluru

It is a tough morning. Shortly after the sunrise I leave the sheep shed where I spent the night and start to hitchhike in a middle of nowhere. I'm waiting an hour before a car stops. Slowly I make my way back to Quorn. Shopping and a quick shower. Minette drops me at the exit … Continue reading Hitching to Perth Part 5 – Extra 3000 km detour to Ayers Rock / Uluru

Hitching to Perth Part 3 – Heysen Trail from Victor Harbor to Cape Jervis

I'm ready. Eric gives me a lift to outskirts of Adelaide. I decided to follow his advice and hike part of Heysen trail he completed a week earlier. The hike supposed to take 3 days. I have my tent, sleeping bag, change of clothes, some food and plenty of water. The area supposed to be … Continue reading Hitching to Perth Part 3 – Heysen Trail from Victor Harbor to Cape Jervis