Cairns to Darwin – the Savannah Way (22 August – 13 November 2017)

Not sure exactly where we would end up next but we were keen to head west. In some ways leaving the east coast was really cutting the ties to home. The start of new adventures some planned, some not.

Cairns to Darwin – Details and Data

Start Location Cairns, Queensland
End Location Darwin, Northern Territory
Days Driving 11 (13%) Camping/Caravan Park 72 (87%) Total 83
Distance Travelled 6487km
Fuel purchased 1104 litres $1524.40 (Avg $1.40/Ltr)
Fuel Consumption 17.0Ltr/100km
Dmax Servicing 40,000km General Service Darwin, Repair the cracked engine bay panels
Kokoda Servicing 20,000km General Service Darwin
Mile Beaches One in Northern Territory
Accommodation No of Nights Cost
Free Camp 7 (8%) $0.00
RV Friendly 4 (5%) $40.00
National Parks 9 (11%) $228.00
Caravan Park 63 (76%) $2,540.00
Total 83 $2808.00

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