In June of 2022 we road-tripped to Tasmania from our sunny home on the Gold Coast.
It had been over two and a half years since I had seen my family (pre-COVID, December 2019) and I had always wanted to drive down.
The trip down...
A nice smooth trip down the M1 Pacific Motorway coast road, across to Goulburn then a smooth trip down the Hume to Melbourne.
The trip back...
We came back via a detour to Bathurst and travelled on some of the shittiest potholed roads NSW has to offer.
The return trip was nothing short of horrendous.
To add to the shitty roads, somewhere along the line, one of up picked us COVID-19 which we traded with each other in the car on the way home…