Bowral-Sydney Distance from Darwin – see photo I can’t believe it – we came SO close to 5,000km since Darwin: It did cross our minds to go, you know, around the...

Gundagai-Bowral Distance from Darwin: 4,842.3km Price of scones: priceless That’s a picture of the hillside near where we stayed, just south of Gundagai. Compare with this: … a photo which I...

Bendigo-Tumblong (near Gundagai) Distance from Darwin: 4467.6km Well we’re back in New South Wales! The day started with a great breakfast in one of the laneways in Bendigo. Brrrr it was...

Horsham-Bendigo Distance from Darwin: 3960.3km Price of gold: depends where you look It was an early start to do my show from the ABC in Horsham. But Lauren and Wolfy kept...

Adelaide-Horsham Since Darwin: 3457km Silos sighted: 27 or thereabouts Grain silos are awesome. They’re dotted throughout the countryside in eastern South Australia and northwest Victoria. They loom ahead like beacons in...

Sevenhill-Adelaide Distance from Darwin: 3218.6km Price of a cream bun: $3.80 This morning we did something I don’t think we’ve done on ABC Classic FM before. We did a normal show...

Port Pirie-Sevenhill (near Clare) Distance from Darwin: 3081km Price of Riesling: $40/litre for unleaded I did my show from Port Pirie this morning which was lovely! Then we had a look...

Coober Pedy-Port Pirie Revelation of the day: seeing water again and realising we’ve crossed a continent Distance from Darwin: 2812 (I’ll need to start using standard index form) Another long drive....

Alice Springs-Coober Pedy Distance from Darwin: 2251.9km Fact of the day: ‘Coober Pedy’ is derived from ‘white man down a hole’ in local language It’s been the longest drive so far...

Alice Springs-Alice Springs Distance travelled: approx. 0km Okay we didn’t do any actual highway driving today. But we’re not cheating… it’s actually been one of the busiest days I’ve had in...