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NE Victoria high plains

Discussion in 'Trip Reports' started by Bomber2012, Feb 9, 2016.

  1. Bomber2012

    Bomber2012 Well-Known Member

    i had originally organized a 2 week trip away but the 2 other blokes that had intended to come had to pull out thru no fault of there own , one had car issues (a jeep) the others 80 yr old mum had fallen ill . So I changed my plans from doing high country tracks to an easier route through the Dargo high plains and what an utterly spectacular area it is.
    I left Dargo up the high plains rd and into the cattle grazing area.
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    Once up into the high plains the scenery is awesome these little rivulets are the source of the mighty rivers that flow through NE Victoria .
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    Dargo high plains
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    Then on upto Blue Rag
     

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  2. Bomber2012

    Bomber2012 Well-Known Member

    Then on upto Blue rag
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    Weather was perfect and an easy drive up to the trig.
    Then across to Omeo
    And set up camp on the Mitta Mitta river image.jpeg
     
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  3. Bomber2012

    Bomber2012 Well-Known Member

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    Will post up some more pics "..............
     
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  4. mac_man_luke

    mac_man_luke Well-Known Member

    Dargo high plains is one of my favourite areas of the HC.

    Looks like you got some good weather too which is always nice.
     
  5. Bomber2012

    Bomber2012 Well-Known Member

    Benambra pub with the old courage draught sign out front
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    An old jalopy in a paddock on the road to Omeo image.jpeg
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    Dogs grave
     

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  6. Bomber2012

    Bomber2012 Well-Known Member

    Jeez I'm making a mess of this.........bare with me :eek::eek::eek:
     
  7. jacnden

    jacnden Well-Known Member

    great pics. ive always hurried along the high plains rd as a link between tracks ,looks like I should stop and look around.
    where did you camp on the mitta?
     
  8. tankbloke

    tankbloke 4x4 Earth Contributer

    Nice pics and report Luke. Keep them coming.
     
  9. Bomber2012

    Bomber2012 Well-Known Member

    It was nice to slow down and check out the high plains , even the plants up there are unique to the area . I camped at Hinnomunjiie bridge on the Mitta .
     
  10. 80lover96gxl

    80lover96gxl Moderator

    Enjoying it so far mate, loving the pics.
     

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