Off to Cloncurry, stock up on food, fuel and anything else we might need for 9 days off the grid, heading to Gregory river to camp. We stopped and had a break at Quamby rest area then stayed the night at Terry Smiths Lookout. Nice camp spot, plenty of room, toilets, dump point, just make sure the water is operating.
Old remains at the Quamby rest area.
Just north of Cloncurry, the Albert hotel, aka, The Quamby Pub was built as the customs house in the 1860’s The word Quamby is aboriginal meaning being “stop”, rest awhile. The timbers in the building are beautiful, shame its all falling down.
View from the camper trailer at Terry Smith’s Lookout.