Tag Archives: outback

Sure I’ll drive the Ambulance

Karumba, QLD, Australia Bar Manager: Greg, You’re sober right? Greg (bartending): Uh, yeah? Bar Manager: Right, you’re the only one so do you mind driving the ambulance to the hospital while the medic works on the patient? Greg: uh… Do … Continue reading

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Pub Quiz!

Enroute Karumba, Australia What chronicle of our many adventures tending bars in the remote outreaches of the Outback would be complete without a pub quiz? Here in Australia many of the beers do you the courtesy of printing questions right on … Continue reading

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Thursday…now available in Island format!

Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia After the arduous process of “studying” for our Responsible Service of Alcohol test we passed our course and became certified Australian bartenders! About 48 hours later came our first outback pub job over at Thursday Island, … Continue reading

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The Great Australian Overland Excursion

Enroute Cairns, Queensland, Australia 3 people 1 frigging huge campah 5 days 1786 miles 1 vast barren wasteland that inspired the Mad max movies Some dinosaurs And let’s not forget it’s us right?  So…a boat.  There needs to be a … Continue reading

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Outback campervan relocation

Enroute Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia Like we said, Uluru (AKA – Ayer’s Rock) is not IN Alice Springs. It’s 287 miles away. Then there’s the whole bit of us then needing to immediately backtrack that whole route in order to … Continue reading

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Heroes of the skies

Alice Springs, NT, AU There was one thing the camels, or the train that replaced the camels, couldn’t help us with. Something that was a serious point of consideration for us when we decided to come out into the pretty … Continue reading

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