Author: Janine Whyte (Indiananeeners Globetrotting Cowgirl.) The Okavango Delta has long been synonymous with Botswana, its vast pulsating wetland home to an abundance of wildlife, a perfect haven for all safari aficionados. Botswana however has many jewels hidden in her crown, visible to those who seek, those who explore, and those with a thirst for… Read More Botswana’s Best Kept Secret : Meerkats and The Makgadikgadi Pans.
A poem by “Trooper Bluegum” sums up the men’s sentiment at leaving their beloved Walers behind in war: “I don’t think I could stand the thought of my old fancy hack Just crawling round old Cairo with a ‘Gyppo on his back. Perhaps some English tourist out in Palestine may find My broken-hearted Waler… Read More Zorro – Home Valley Station.
Fitzroy Crossing is nestled deep in Western Australia’s cattle country, submerged in a sea of vast, far-reaching cattle stations and one of the five towns that hosts events for the Kimberley Rodeo Circuit. When I think of cattle station’s, I immediately conjure up images of akubra donned cowboys in checked shirts and leather chaps galloping… Read More Living the Cowgirl Dream : Home Valley Station.
A word of warning to those travelling the Kimberley Region of North-West Australia…….the red dust gets everywhere, covering all surfaces in a light dusting of rust powder………it creeps under your nails, penetrates your pores and becomes at one with the blood coursing through your veins, by then it’s too late, your heart has been possessed… Read More Outback Janinearoo : From Radiographer to Sexual Health Promotion!