Last month, almost 6 weeks ago, I stayed in an amazing place in the middle of nowhere. Well, it was somewhere special up to 17,000 years ago, but it looks pretty bare now! For someone interested in social history and a developing interest in First People’s history, this place I visited ticked all the boxes.
To the edge of the Outback – from Trangie to Broken Hill After a lucky escape from the Hotel California* haha, I leave Trangie and the clouds behind. After a while I turn off the audio cd story and just focus on the road ahead. Over the next few hours I notice the changing landscape:
Literally, and not because I think the towns here are stuck in the past, not at all. What I mean is that, about 10 years ago, I started researching the Australian history of my husband’s family, the Durands. I searched and compiled and wondered about these Central NSW towns that were mentioned – Walgett, Trangie,