qNowhere else in the world, except outback Australia, would these boat journeys be possible, and noone else in Australia except Rex Ellis would operate them. When it comes to outback travel, the safari guide makes an art form out of making the seemingly impossible, possible. Not content with running exciting four-wheel safaris to every corner of the outback, and cris-crossing the deserts with his camel expeditions, his desert boat safaris often defy description. ... These are his favourite safaris ... .q--Back cover.I checked the boats once and they were okay, but in the morning the punt had a lot of water in it. ... There was a long reedy island between us and the selfAr operating lock on Tauwitcherie Barrage where we would enter the Coorong. ... Yamaha outboard had come off. ... Early next morning Darren and I spent an hour dragging the lake bottom but were unable to locate either the frame or the outboard.
|Title||:||Boats in the Desert|
|Publisher||:||Boolarong Press - 2012|