Skip's 4x4
Trip to Wedge Island, 19th Jan 2002 (2 days)

Skip's 4x4

Participants:    
Driver Vehicle Passengers
Skip Holden Rodeo turbo diesel Wayne, Liam, Sarah, Nicole
Murray Nissan Patrol shortie petrol Mandy
Gadget Nissan Patrol wagon petrol/gas "Hercules" (Pete's dog)
Tony Nissan Patrol turbo diesel Brittany
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Heading into the bombing range
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Murray's Nissan, and my Tonka
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Kangaroos!
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Skip's Tonka ontop of a sand dune
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Murray taking a run-up
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And launches it over the sand dune!
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Murray's Nissan Patrol
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The Kids playing on the dune
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A "stretch" Nissan Patrol 6 wheeler!
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Powered by a 4.2 turbo diesel with intercooler
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Wedge island, with sandbar crossable
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More of Wedge
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And More
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more
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even more
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The beach run north of wedge
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Wayne taking it easy
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A reminder that the Wedge tracks can be dangerous
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The beaches north of Wedge
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More of same
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At our campsite - A Python coiled up inside a rock
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Taking pics of the Python
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The beach was a bit weedy
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The campsite takes shape, and Gadget arrives
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Gadget's dog "Herc"
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Murray fishin
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Herc
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Herc playing!
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Our campsite
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We were only meters from the water
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More fishin
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Gadget leaving
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The Tony arrives
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The Camp
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Suns getting lower
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Nice reflection
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Tony's beast
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Lower....
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Tony and Brittany
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Wayne cooking the steaks!
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What's in the mug?
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Oh, I see!
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Murray's dinner, satay sticks
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And salad!
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Tonka's siloette
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Onya!
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TC - funny face
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TC normal face!
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Wayne
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Brittany
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Murray and Mandy
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Gettin darker...
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Sunset
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Going, going...
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Nearly gone!
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Campsite
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Cooking behind the tent to avoid blown sand
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Relaxing
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Nice fire hey!
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Heading north towards Cervantes
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On the beach at Grey
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More of Grey
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and again!
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We wanna live here!
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Nasty decent onto the beach
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but fun hey!
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My turn!
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Easy does it
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No worries!
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The beach further north was way too soft. Tyres down to 16psi and digging!
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At Cervantes
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Dropped into Moore River on the way home
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So the kids could swim again
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They loved it!
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Nicole!
(Photo removed by request)
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Liam has gills!2168.JPG
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Oh, and so does Sarah
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