October 19, 2018

TV Interview Studio 10 - Oct 2nd 2018

We are back in Melbourne  

Check out Phil's Burke & Wills Trek video on Channel 10

                    Phil with Sarah Harris presenter on Studio 10 Channel 10 Oct 2nd...

September 6, 2018

Phil and Susan arrived in Karumba yesterday (5th Sept) after their epic journey taking in 3200km over the past 123 days.

"I thought I could do this but it was a big ask, and I just have a lot of confidence in myself and people can do the same if they want to.

Age is rea...

September 5, 2018

Week 18 Last day- Day 123 

Set 5th 2018

Not much further now

August 30, 2018

Phil looking in the mouth of Krys the Crocodile at Normanton, (luckily this is the only croc we have come across on our Trek)

The sign says it all - nearly there.

Phil up with the sun as usual......

Brendan & Wendy with Desiree, Matt & young Bobby who we met at our lunch...

August 30, 2018

Thank you to Owen, Rick & Mel for not only looking after us so well at the Burke & Wills Roadhouse but also for your donation.

Susan & Phil with John from France who is walking & bicyling then sailing his way around Australia.  Keep safe & good luck.

John bel...

August 17, 2018

Phil turns 73 on 21st August, it would be great to get behind him & support him on the final stages of his mammoth 3,200 km Phil’s Burke & Wills Trek walking across Australia from south to north raising money for The Fred Hollows Foundation. 

Phil is hoping to raise...

August 17, 2018

Phil dodging a Road Train and walking into the sunrise.

Day 99 at Mt Isa Rodeo, our friend Jungle, far right, flew in an aeroplane from Canberra to Alice Springs then hopped on a helicopter piloted by Ben left of photo, flew to Mt Isa to spend the day with us!  

Just won...

August 15, 2018

While taking a detour to watch the Mt Isa Rodeo reporter Derek Barry caught up with Phil and Susan to find out all about the Burke and Wills TREK.

read the full article here

 Phil and Susan have since returned to and departed from Duchess for Cloncurry.