BOSQ Westway's Grave Walk, 2009

Shots from the ill-fated trip through Lammington National Park's wilderness area.

dgl2487.jpg dgl2488.jpg dgl2489.jpg dgl2490.jpg dgl2491.jpg dgl2492.jpg dgl2493.jpg dgl2494.jpg dgl2495.jpg dgl2496.jpg dgl2497.jpg dgl2498.jpg Darrin Hitchman and Dr KoertJan 184 Darrin Hitchman and equipment Darrin Hitchman being winched up to Helicopter Darrin Hitchman strapping together the equipment to lift out Darrin holding the anchor line for Patrick and KoertJan Darrin preparing last of the gear to be winched up. Downdraft of chopper on the creek waterhole Helichopter sends down cable 187 Helicopter 203 Helicopter Arrives from Stinson Park 183 Morning tea break174 POD and KoertJan commencing lift off POD and KoertJan lifting off 186 Patrick 172 Patrick ODonoghue and Dr KoertJan being lifted into chopper Patrick and KoeretJan have been lifted Patrick last drink175 Patrick nearly in the Chopper Pretty hey 205 Rainforest magic 206 Return walk still had some pleasures 204 Stuart watching the safe lift of Patrick Team effort to get POD to middle of creek178 This is how George was seeing things... a bit fuzzy Up they go 188 Up up and Away goes POD did george know something was coming 177 here comes the Helichopter 180 no backing out now POD 182 ready for lift off 181 ready for take off 185 sorting stuff before lift off 179 the beginning 171 the force of downdraft made it hard to hold steady the terrain 176 the terrain 208 too scary to focus sjl0001.jpg sjl0002.jpg sjl0003.jpg sjl0004.jpg sjl0005.jpg sjl0006.jpg sjl0007.jpg sjl0008.jpg sjl0009.jpg sjl0010.jpg sjl0011.jpg sjl0012.jpg sjl0013.jpg sjl0014.jpg sjl0015.jpg sjl0017.jpg sjl0018.jpg sjl0019.jpg sjl0020.jpg