I told hubby that I would bring the rain with me. I had a feeling in my bones, but alas, after three days of looking at almost cloudless skies, I admitted defeat. It was on my last day at Julia Creek at 3am that we were woken by the sound of rain, not just light rain, but serious rain. At first we both just lay in the bed listening and thinking it will probably just pass. By 6am it was still raining and we were out of bed and drinking our third cup of coffee! Beautiful, wonderful, earth-soaking, RAIN! We measured 75mm. It is not quite drought breaking but boy it's a start!
The view from the house went from looking like this: