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Escape route: Wodonga to Wagga Wagga (day 61)

Where in Oz: Victoria, New South Wales (finally, another state; hurrah!) When: Friday 17 October, 2014 (day 61) Distance travelled: 155km Accommodation: Oura Beach campground Nights stayed: 5 Accommodation cost: $0 Highlight: leaving Victoria at last! Lowlight: still no job-hunting success 🙁

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Escape route: Rutherglen to Wodonga (day 57)

Where: Victoria When: Monday 13 October, 2014 (day 57) Distance travelled: 41km Accommodation: Wodonga Caravan and Cabin Park Nights stayed: 4 Accommodation cost: $0 (thanks to vouchers we received as gifts from friends and family before we hit the road!) Highlight: being inspired by other, long-term travellers Lowlight: bad attitude from one labour-hire agency consultant

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Escape route: Tatura to Rutherglen (day 50)

Where in Oz: Victoria When: Monday 6 October, 2014 (day 50) Distance travelled: 159km Accommodation: Police Paddocks Campground Nights stayed: 7 Accommodation cost: $0 Highlight: the first campfire of our great Oz escape Lowlight: torrential rain delaying the first campfire of our great Oz escape!

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Escape route: Wallace to Tatura (day 3)

Where in Oz: Victoria When: Wednesday 20 August, 2014 (day 3) Distance travelled: 217km Accommodation: house-sit; shed; Numurkah Caravan Park Nights stayed: 47 Accommodation cost: $753 ($400 shed rent 4 weeks; $353 powered site 13 nights) Highlight: spending quality time with great friends Lowlight: (again) saying goodbye, without knowing for how long

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Escape route: Melbourne to Wallace (day 1)

Where in Oz: Victoria When: Monday 18 August, 2014 (day 1) Distance travelled: 92km Accommodation: Kim’s parents’ place Nights stayed: 2 Accommodation cost: $0 Highlight: Kim’s mum’s sensational cooking Lowlight: saying goodbye, not knowing for how long When we began plotting our escape in early 2012, we figured we’d need a couple of years to achieve […]

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