Lyn and Jennie, who won a competition to spend 30 days travelling from Brisbane to Alice Springs, hosted by About Seniors and using BigPond Wireless Broadband and a Telstra Next G phone to record their adventure. This is a little of their story.

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Lyn?s blog can be found at and details all of their Top End adventures.

Day 1

Starting out from Brisbane

The open road, that?s for me! The delightfully liquid calls of flocks of birds drowned out some of the constant motorway noise. Road trains 53 metres long, brolgas dancing by the roadside, a young emu chick and a late-rising kangaroo were spotted along the way.

Day 14

The wonders of Kakadu