Author Archives: Di Hill

About Di Hill

My business card says “Writer, Traveller, Camera Addict, Bamboo Fan, Workshop Presenter.” This website will focus on my writing – and the workshops I present. Workshops on Blogging, Marketing for Writers, and Life Story Writing.


Catching Up I have been overwhelmed. I seem to have been in a “fog” since my return from the journey to the centre.  No doubt driving 7500 kms in 6 weeks can throw you into a fog when it is … Continue reading

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My experience “caravanning” is very limited.  In fact, when I set off on August 8th, ’17, I had only spent nights in cabins in caravan parks. Caravanning My first night was at Dalby.  I drove Murtle into the park, where … Continue reading

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Murtle’s Refurb…

Should I get Murtle refurbished? I bought Murtle the Turtle several months before I set off for the journey to the Red Centre of Australia.   I had little time in her – and still am learning about some of … Continue reading

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Back to the Real World

It is weird returning to “the real world” – though I don’t quite know what that is.  I am back in Brisbane, still living in Murtle, at the home of my daughter and her family, and trying to make plans … Continue reading

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Murtle and I Have Returned

Murtle and I Return to Brisbane Yesterday Murtle and I arrived back in Brisbane.  We have returned after nearly 6 weeks on the road in Murtle, the very ancient (1983) Toyota Coaster.  I have yet to calculate the distance she … Continue reading

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Have Arrived at Uluru

But no photos of Uluru at the moment.  I have had limited Internet Access – it’s slow and painful, so I’ve decided to just do as I can when I can.  I am due to go out and possibly ride … Continue reading

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Ross River – Here we Come!

Ross River Today we head to Ross River Resort.  400+ Women in an array of transport – but mostly caravans and motor homes. It is something that was the brain child of Michelle Lang who started Rolling Solo, with probably … Continue reading

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SBS Insight Program Women on the Edge

It was amazing to be offered the opportunity to appear on the SBS program Insight re the challenges especially for senior women and housing.  It is something that has been an issue for me for quite a few years.  Actually, … Continue reading

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Tambo and Tambo Teddies

To Tambo On Day three I travelled from Bungeworgorai  to Tambo, arriving in the afternoon.  Tambo is an interesting little town, neat and tidy, with a range of historic buildings and a Teddy shop.  I went into the Info Centre, which … Continue reading

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Day Two

BUNGE? Roma was to be my next stop but I went beyond and found a Free Camp at Bungeworgorai Creek.  There were other campers there – about 8 I think, and I felt safe.  Met some great folk, including a … Continue reading

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