More aridness and grey- yellow ground. Lots of roadwork.
The water creates an oasis in the desert, which is frequented by many and varied birds.
Not much was open in Birdsville when we arrived. The bakery served the most extraordinary range of pies, including rabbit stew, lambshank, kangaroo in port wine and curried camel. Peter and I both chose curried camel, which were delicious.