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    Don't Do This

    Lost in the Queensland Outback after Dark

    A journey that takes longer than it should usually involves a shortcut. We had no intention of driving through the Queensland outback after dark, but a last minute decision to take a shortcut and one missed road sign added an extra two hours to our Australian road trip. Despite our best-laid plans, the delay meant we were on the road in rural Queensland after dark – something the guy at the car rental counter had specifically warned us to avoid. There are affiliate links in this post. If you make a qualifying purchase through one of these links, Wander Woman Travel Magazine may receive a small commission at no extra…