Aug 062012
Trip preparation

I regret to admit that I’ve been caught on the hop with this post. With an upcoming trip to some promising cave territory in Queensland, the usual amount of planning and preparation has been going on. One of the logistical challenges has been getting the required amount of diving, caving and camping gear across 3,000kms to a remote part of northern Australia. Last week this crystallised into a plan, which recrystallised on Friday into a plan that involved being fully packed by Monday night. With a weekend in Mount Gambier cave diving, the number of available hours between committing to the timeframe and having to have everything in boxes became a lot shorter. As such, I have no carefully thought [read more…]