12 Months on the road with the Pyke Clan

12 MONTHS ON THE ROAD 

 

  • We've spent $35,919.20 in total. 
  • Includes gas bottles, rego, phone bills, insurances etc etc.

= $690.75 per week

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  • Total grocery bill is $7,205.77 

= $138.57 per week

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  • We've visited 5 states so far. 

 Tom's Favourite State - Tasmania

 Mikaela's Favourite State - Northern Territory

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  • Travelled 35,970 km's.

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  • Most we've paid for diesel - $2.50/L

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  • Total fuel bill is $6,833.13

= $131.40 per week

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  • We've had one baby 

 Welcome to the Clan Milla

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  • Visited 124 playgrounds. 

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  • Collected 61 stubby holders. 

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  • We've gone through 8 pairs of thongs.

Leaderboard

 (3) Kane , Lucas

 (2) Tom

 (0) Mikaela, Milla

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  • We've had 1 flat tyre. 

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  • Car servicing costs - $1368

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  • We've had our towing mirrors and our Caravan stone guard stolen. 

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  • We've replaced one Caravan door handle, one TV antenna handle, one 12V TV, two solar panels, one toilet pump, one cracked water pipe and our awning. 

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  • Caravan costs - $3,560

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  • We've stayed at 206 free camps.

Favourite free camp - Cosy Corner North in Binalong Bay, Tasmania 

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  • We've stayed in 159 Caravan Parks. 

Favourite Caravan Park - BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort

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  • Total accommodation bill is $5,602.35   =  $107.73 per week

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  • Most played driving song - Ride With Me by Nelly (boys know it as "the money song")

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Total activities bill is $2,124.25

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  • Total alcohol bill is $1602.43

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A few essentials that make caravanning a lot easier -

  • Our washing machine (saves us so much money!)
  • 12V fans (makes free camping a lot more comfortable!)
  • Our Waeco (thank goodness for extra freezer space and cold beer) 

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  • Families we have met along the way

 Mountain Sun Sea, The Blizzards' Big Lap, Rogros Great Escape, Sonset Seekers, Aussie Wanderlust (plus a few more who don't have FB pages) 

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  • We've seen more then what we ever thought was possible. Australia truly is an amazingly diverse, beautiful country. 

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  • There's been campfires, red dirt, blue skies, waterfalls, sunsets and sand in our toes.

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  • We've watched as our kids flourish becoming independent, knowledgable, adventurous little boys. 

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  • Our marriage has gone from strength to strength. 

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  • We've shared a drink and a laugh with so many new friends. 

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  • A LIFETIME OF MEMORIES 

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And there's still so much left to see and do ---No regrets

 

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