Upper Dargo - 22-25 May 2016
This is where we went.
Heading into the bush.
Campsite along the Dargo River.
Harrison's Cut gold diversion sluice.
Climbing Matheson Spur.
Downey Road was where the 2003 bushfire was stopped in its tracks.
Atop Collingwood Spur.
Descending into the valley of the Wongungarra River.
Crossing the Wongungarra River (external and bullbar cams respectively). Tip: Watch them simultaneously.
Winchester Homestead, set in an idyllic location.
Traversing Cynthia Range.
Pearing down towards the Wonnangatta Valley.
Crossing the Wongungarra River at Howittville.
The grassy flats of Talbotville, the site of a once bustling gold mining town.
Grabbing a bite to eat at the side of the road.
Crossing the Dargo River (external and bullbar cams respectively). Tip: Watch them simultaneously.
Climbing Stock Route Track.
Where to now?
View from Mt Birregun.
A peaceful setting up on the Birregun Range.
Dog's Grave, a monument to man's best friend.
A relaxing drive up to the summit of Mt Phipps.
Mt Hepburn King Cassilis Mine.
Relics from the gold mining days.
Looking down on Tongio West.
Travelling the old gold route from Brookville to Cassilis.
This would've taken a bit of hard yakka to build.
Afternoon sun on the Swifts Creek valley.
Enjoying a final morning brekky by the fire.