Roadtrip Wrapup

Now that the dust has settled on our roadtrip (and scrubbed from the surface of our car), and life has returned to our normal, it’s time to have a look at the cold hard numbers ūüėÉ ¬† Total Caches found : 50 (bringing overall find count to 1033) ~ 33 Traditionals ~ 4 multi’s (including…

The Family Travels West

Day 6 (25th September 2015): Melbourne¬† Caches found: 3 (#996-998) This day was spent just hanging out in Melbourne city, and while we wandered I managed to collect a couple of traditional caches along the way. ¬† While we were in the city, I looked at a couple of the nearby ones up the side…

An Expensive Geocache

Yesterday my plans changed, and I was left with a loose end, so I thought I may as well go pick up a cache or two. I chose to tackle¬†Muddys Heights¬†first. This was one I’d been putting off doing. The terrain 4 rating was just the start, and the description didn’t make it seem any…

The Booty Run

A few weeks ago Doc-Who picked a day to go kayaking on the Hawkesbury River – posting it to our local Geocaching facebook page as an event, he enticed a whole heap of locals by including a number of difficult to reach caches along his planned route…. The estimate of 12k’s to paddle, as well…

Weekend Away at the Bay

This weekend was mum’s birthday and a weekend away in Port Stephens (north of Newcastle, NSW) was planned to celebrate. While this meant a new area to explore, it also meant minimal caching opportunities, as family time was to take priority (remembering the majority of the family don’t geocache – only dad and I, as…

Whine and Cheese

Why is there are word limit on online logs? If they want more than TFTC then why put a maximum limit? Are long longs not enjoyable to read as a CO or later finder? Am I the only one who thinks this is a stupid rule? Speaking of a stupid, is it right that a…

Filling Gaps

When Opa-Bob and I completed the Kahibah Creek Series a week or 2 ago (see Patience Young Grasshopper) there was a gap in the series – number 5 had been archived….unbeknown to us at the time (we would should have known, had we have checked the cache page online beforehand – the CO had replaced…