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Trip Reports

  • Part 11: Heading home

    Posted on: 15/11/16

    Camping at Minnipa

    As they reach the end of their nomadic journey around Australia, Wal and Lynda give the final verdict on how their touring setup fared on their epic Hema Nomad Explorers adventure.

  • Part 10: The Nullarbor Plain

    Posted on: 20/10/16

    The Head of the Bight on the Nullarbor Plain

    From the colour and vibrancy of the Pilbara, our Hema Nomad Explorers headed southeast to traverse a section of Australia famous for being devoid of almost anything: the Nullarbor Plain.

  • Part 9: The Pilbara

    Posted on: 28/09/16

    Exploring the Pilbara with a caravan

    After exploring the Kimberley along the Gibb River Road, the Hema Nomad Explorers ventured south to find new landscapes and adventures between Broome and the Pilbara.

  • Part 8: The Gibb River Road

    Posted on: 31/08/16

    Pentecost River crossing Hema Nomad Explorers

    After over four months on the road, our Hema Nomad Explorers made it to the beginning of Australia’s greatest adventure drive: the Gibb River Road.

  • Part 7: Into The Top End

    Posted on: 10/08/16

    Nomad Explorers in the Top End

    After exploring the Red Centre and enjoying the Finke Desert Race, the Hema Nomad Explorers headed north into the wild Top End.

  • Part 6: The Red Centre & Finke Desert Race

    Posted on: 21/07/16
    Red Centre Hema Nomad ExplorersOur Hema Nomad Explorers made it to the Red Centre in time to see the region come alive for one of the biggest events of the year: the Finke Desert Race.
  • Part 5: The Oodnadatta Track

    Posted on: 29/06/16
    Oodnadatta Track Hema Nomad ExplorersWith bad weather clearing and tracks becoming navigable, the Hema Nomad Explorers headed off to drive one of central Australia’s most famed routes: the Oodnadatta Track.
  • Part 4: Flinders Ranges to Maree

    Posted on: 14/06/16
    Flinders Ranges to MareeWith wet outback weather slowing the Nomad Explorers' progress through central Australia, our travellers decided to ditch their caravan in search of an adventure through the Flinders Ranges.
  • Part 3: Outback NSW to the Flinders Ranges

    Posted on: 23/05/16

    Hema Nomad Explorers in the Flinders RangesAfter a busy and enjoyable time at some large events, the Hema Nomad Explorers headed into the beautiful Flinders Ranges to explore somewhere more remote.

  • Part 2: Exploring Regional NSW

    Posted on: 09/05/16

    Hema Nomad Explorers in regional NSW

    Our Hema Nomad Explorers’ first full month on the road has passed in a flash, as Lynda and Wal spent time exploring New South Wales and meeting other travellers at industry events.