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Oct 27, 2018 - Moonta to Crystal Brook

27/10/2018. Saturday. Sunny and warm Moonta to Crystal Brook A nice free camp; we went to bed early and when I woke for a nature call, I looked at my phone, and said to Ian - it’s not even tomorrow yet! 2 minutes to midnight, and it seemed like we’d been asleep for hours and hours - not only 2.1/2!! I had trouble dropping off to sleep again, and was disturbed to hear a domestic from one of the near houses - a woman screaming, a man yelling, lots bad language and thumping. It finally stopped and thankfully I went back to sleep. Woke to a...

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May 26, 2016 - Crystal Brook

After doing the washing we had to drive into PP to exchange the wrong clamps for the awning brace and decided to go via Crystal Brook for a look around. Crystal Brook is situated on Goyder's Line https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goyder's_Line near the border of two climate systems. While apparently cold semi-arid, the town benefits from a temperate Mediterranean climate zone near to the east, making possible slightly more intense farming in the region. To the west and north-west lies some marginal, semi-arid farmland. The local farming...

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