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Sydney – Getting Here…

  Well here we are, finally arrived at Uluru! What a journey it has been to get to this point. It was a long day today as we awoke from Coober Pedy at 5.30am and packed up and got on the bus. We spent all day on the bus, playing games and Singstar and watching…

Tassie – Our day at the rock!

  Having a sleep in to 7am was great. Today was the day we got to go to Uluru and touch the rock and really experience it up-close.

Tassie Arrives at Uluru!

The Tassie Bus was excited to get to Uluru Today after another 4:30 am w ake up, with many activities taking place, movies, new crafts, bus aerobics, who can spot Uluru with one small group even winning ice-creams from their leaders. We worked on our concert piece and had many jokes told throughout the day.…

Queensland – Day 4

Hey Everyone! Mitchell, Janay & Nathan and all of the pilgrims on the way to Uluru here! Today we woke up at 5:30! Ready to leave by 8. We travelled on the bus for about an hour and half and stoped at a service station in the middle of bloomin know where, they charged $7…

Tas – Almost There

After an early start we had an amazing day, the day was really warm, we spent our lunch at Woomera where some of the group played cricket and soccer and the others just enjoyed the day by just sitting around and soaking up the sun. Then we got back on the bus to go to…

NSW & ACT – Of Getting Bogged and Flat Tyres…

It was an early morning for some on Sunday coming from Orange to meet the Canberrans for the long trip to our first stop – Darlington Point to meet the rest of the pilgrims. However, due to a mix up, we were greatfully relocated to a caravan park in Coleambally who had some extra space…

Sydney – The Journey So Far

Hey guys, The SYDNEY Uluru bus is going off! We had an early start on Monday morning in the rain and dark and drove all day to Cobar, which was our first night in tents. We played alot of games on the bus including balloon races & Bus Aerobics with Spongebob Squarepants. The next day…

WA and SA – Crossing the Border

Last night we arrived in Coober Pedy and after a tour of the town and gift shop, headed to the Umooma community, where we had a small festival with the young people. We played basketball, stilt and geeter walking, balloon sculpting and brought a BBQ dinner for the community. It was a really fun night…

Queensland – Day 3

Hey Everyone Mitchell & Nathan and Pilgrims making our journey to Uluru here again! Today is our third day we woke up at 6am and were packed and ready to leave by 8:30. We left very soon after 8:30 and behinds us we left Broken Hill a very nice but sleepy town. We soon arrived…

Tassie – Day 3

Nhill to Adelaide. Some of brave group survived their first night in a tent. Left Nhill a little early to continue our adventure. Had a few stops on our journey. Our lunch break was at Marshmallow park and Soccer was a popular thing to do at that stop, we also waved to the Victorians as…

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