Signs #9 – Happy Campers!
Either that, or campers with WAAAAAY too much time on their hands! This rocky greeting was sighted just after the October 2010 school holidays - so perhaps it was a bored kids project!!
In a mystery location somewhere between Bunyeroo and Brachina Gorges in South Australia’s Flinders Ranges National Park, the sign is a tragic reminder of the effects of the ageing process on memory and other faculties – neither Pilchard nor I can recall exactly in which campground we saw it!
And yes, while it’s just a simple Aussie welcome, the cross bar of the ‘H’ looks like a reasonably difficult engineering feat to achieve with only rocks and bare hands! Maybe this is why it doesn’t say ‘HELLO’!!
On our next visit we’ll identify (and write down!) the exact location – that is, if it hasn’t weathered away! Or if we can remember what we were looking for …