Leaving Salmon Gums the road followed the railway line most of the way, with ore trains travelling in both directions, passing us along the journey. Our surroundings consisted of paddocks of wheat, sheep, horses and cattle. The weather was glorious, sunny with a light breeze which our journey all the more pleasant.
Day 2 we treated ourselves to a seafood lunch at the Bistro, very nice but not as good as our last visit. Bought some frozen vegetables and canned fruit to keep us going between the quarantine station and Norseman, refueled, generally just prepping for leaving town tomorrow morning.
Departing Ceduna around 9am we travelled through the remaining wheat, barley paddocks; some ready for harvesting, some just the remnant stalks. With the warmer weather we have noticed heaps more lizards (in a variety of shapes and sizes) on the road, both dead and alive. We do our best to miss them but sometimes it’s just not possible. First stop Nundroo to refuel and then Yalata West Rest Area for lunch.