On The Road - August 2000
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PLACES TO GO
6 Desert springs
Durba Springs in Western Australia is just about as far off the beaten
track as you can get.
42 Legends and waterfalls
A tale of beauty and lost love from far-north Queensland.
76 Campsite reports
Our reporters have found great spots to lay the swag in Queensland, Western
Australia and New South Wales.
20 Pedigree’s ingenious Xtenda
With little effort Pedigree’s innovative Millennium caravan grows into a
caravan with plenty of room to move.
53 Cruising with Regent
27 Round-Australia travel tips
Pat Hayes asked Outback travel experts for advice for Australians who want to enjoy the freedom of touring their remarkable country.
30 Lakes of salt
These shimmering lakes throughout the Outback are bursting into activity
after life-giving falls of rain.
50 A’vans everywhere!
When the Australian A’van Club invited members to a national gathering in
Echuca they were surprised at the result.
58 Kid stuff
Jigging for squid is easy – even adults can do it. Peter Julian and his
family show us how it’s done.
60 We escaped!
The first On The Road readers
weekend away was a roaring success, and a fantastic break in the bush.
64 Campfire cooking
If you like hot food, you’ll love this month’s recipe. John Boland from
the Byron Bay Chilli Co shares a family favorite recipe, Smokin’ tamale
JUST FOR READERS
24 Trek into the Outback
72 Towing with the Avalon
68 More ways to catch fish
34 Readers’ letters
Great ideas from our readers.
40 Win a Megapulse battery preserver
We have 10 of these remarkable devices to give away.
82 Aussie Cross Quiz
Test your trivia knowledge with our Australiana crossword.