Travel Blogs from Cowell, Australia

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A step back in time, Cowell, Australia travel blog

A step back in time

A travel blog entry by nicb69

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... buildings comes as a welcome surprise. We head off down the main street after an arduous check in process to the tiny Cowell caravan park,with cameras and scooters,clicking just about every building as they are stunning testaments to the history of the ...

Just a lunch stop..., Redbank Beach, Australia travel blog

Just a lunch stop...

A travel blog entry by benandbethan

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Stopped off for lunch at Redbank - a recommended rest area in our Camping Book - photos speak for themselves - totally stunning!! Ben and Bethan ...

a meeting with giant haystacks, Cowell, Australia travel blog

a meeting with giant haystacks

A travel blog entry by keenos

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Well, we've read all the leaflets from the tourist office so port Lincoln it is - direction south. The sydneys say cheerio - they re continuing eastwards to port augusta and want to be home in Sydney for Christmas. They very kindly invite us to stay if ...

Port Gibbon, Port Gibbon, Australia travel blog

Port Gibbon

A travel blog entry by p18130

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... dinner.  We followed the Camps 3 book to this location, it is approx 6kms from the highway onto a dirt road, 24kms south of Cowell.  We managed to get a spot, the last nearest to the eco toilets.  We soon discovered this was a popular spot ...

Cowell, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Cowell

A travel blog entry by p18130

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... the snapper away.  On the first few throw outs the line snapped straight away, rigs and all.   They headed back to Cowell in rough seas, and managed to get some small snapper on the way and arrived back for lunch.  Both were tired after ...

Half way across Australia, Kimba, Australia travel blog

Half way across Australia

A travel blog entry by archiewilliam

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Kimba, aboriginal for 'place of big trucks'. No white lion ...

Cowell, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Cowell

A travel blog entry by georgejanene

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... it has been cancelled and the only option now is a drive via Port Augusta. We spent a short time here to have some lunch and a walk around town. Some nice old buildings and tree lined streets made Cowell an attractive, pleasant place to ...

Lucky Bay und eine interessante Begegnung, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Lucky Bay und eine interessante Begegnung

A travel blog entry by emilyaustralia

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Nachdem wir Lina und Melissa in Port Augusta eingesammelt hatten, fuhren wir weiter Richtung Süden, nach Cowell, oder besser gesagt bis zum Lucky Bay. Der Name war zumindest für mich in der Nacht nicht Programm.. Aber fangen wir mal von vorne ...

Rudall, Rudall, Australia travel blog

Rudall

A travel blog entry by tourdeoz

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Once up , we were on the road at 6:30, it wasn't long and we were in kyancutta we were looking forward to it, cause finally we were off the Eyre highway, and on the Tod highway , which would be the quietest highway I've ever come across, more like a ...

Sea lions, Point Gibbon, Australia travel blog

Sea lions

A travel blog entry by chris.fiona

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... happy that she seen it & we missed it lol... Really looking forward to seeing more wild life for the kids & us to enjoy :o) I love exploring & seeing the wildlife.... Tomorrow we are off to explore more of the Western South Australia area ...

Quarantena, Kimba, Australia travel blog

Quarantena

A travel blog entry by planetvale

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... e' tutt'altro che finito: fa quasi impressione pensare che ci siano ancora ottocento chilometri da qui alla capitale della South Australia. Questo viaggio comincia a sembrare interminabile; e non lo dico con dispiacere, anzi. Lasciati i dingo e fatta una ...

To The Eyre Peninsula, Arno Bay, Australia travel blog

To The Eyre Peninsula

A travel blog entry by kayjayar

... will affect the local economy immensely.  Hopefully they will be able to work something out to stop the company folding. Called into Cowell and had lunch in the park near the jetty, and arrived here in Arno Bay about 1.15pm. Our site is alright but ...

Day 80 :(, Kimba, Australia travel blog

Day 80 :(

A travel blog entry by melgray

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Hot eggy bread, thx Kate!! It got us all moving & on the road by 6.30, but because of the time change it is really 8! Cold Chisel set the pace for the wheels turning today, for the 990 km ahead. It's up pretty loud. Another clear, sunny day. It sure ...

Cowell, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Cowell

A travel blog entry by cathy.rob.hyde

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... estuary and waterway. We went fishing twice and caught squid, crabs & salmon. The many dolphins in the bay kept us entertained as they hunted in large pods and raced the boat as we motored along. Rob attended the Cowell Anzac Day services as ...

Crossing the Spencer Gulf, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Crossing the Spencer Gulf

A travel blog entry by queandsue

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We decided to try the new ferry service from Cowell / Lucky Bay on the Eyre Peninsula over to Wallaroo on the Yorke Peninsula rather than drive all the way back up to Port Augusta and back down ...

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A travel blog entry by knuspr

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Great people and Place, Kimba, Australia travel blog

Great people and Place

A travel blog entry by middletonfamily

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After spending time on the coast we started heading west and our first stop was half way across OZ in Kimba. A friend of my cousin lives on a wheat farm 50 km from Kimba and graciously invited us to stay for a couple of days. Jack and the girls where ...

DAY 50 - PORT LINCOLN TO COWELL -  IDYLLIC, Cowell, Australia travel blog

DAY 50 - PORT LINCOLN TO COWELL - IDYLLIC

A travel blog entry by kangarog

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... and toast. I didn’t fancy doing much today so I didn’t.  I drove for about 2 hours to a camp just outside Cowell. I stopped at a place called Arno Bay , a tuna fishing town on the way.  The Harbour View Caravan Park was excellent. ...

Cool change, Arno Bay, Australia travel blog

Cool change

A travel blog entry by glennandheather

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The weather cooled down overnight with a little rain as well. We left Port Lincoln and drove up the eastern coast of the Eyre Peninsula this morning. Our first stop on the way was at Tumby Bay.  This was an impressive looking town with a lovely ...

Fresh fish, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Fresh fish

A travel blog entry by t4gonewest

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Fresh oysters and whiting for dinner, it doesn't get much better. We also had a funny episode watching Nic holler and run after the fish monger, who was closing shop. We have ended our night with a walk along the local jetty which is a stones throw ...

Arno Bay, Arno Bay, Australia travel blog

Arno Bay

A travel blog entry by georgeescape

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... there is a lot of sea weed everywhere. Again, it is a great coastline, pity it is way too cold to swim.   Cowell is a lovely sea side village, beautiful old buildings line a wide street with pine trees down the centre. We pulled up next to a ...

Don't stay at Cowell Foreshore Caravan Park, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Don't stay at Cowell Foreshore Caravan Park

A travel blog entry by moore4australia

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... , we came across the Pt Germein Jetty which was well worth the look. If we had known how bad our experience with the Cowell Foreshore Caravan Park was going to be, we STILL would have taken our time and had a wonderful day stopping and pottering ...

Zwischenstop in Cowell, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Zwischenstop in Cowell

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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Cowell ist eine Küstenstadt am Franklin Harbour. Der Franklin Harbour ist ein natürlicher Hafen mit einer Größe von 49 km². Ein Kanal führt zum Meer, der nur 100 Meter breit ist. Der kleine 1880 gegründete Ort hat ca. 1.000 Einwohner. In der ...

Kimbra, Kimba, Australia travel blog

Kimbra

A travel blog entry by narravaners

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We drove north from Adelaide, stopped for a shop at Port Augusta and then made another big decision. Instead of going north to Uluru via Lake Eyre and the Oodnadatta track we decided to just keep going west to WA. It was a bit sad to leave SA but we ...

Spencer's Gulf, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Spencer's Gulf

A travel blog entry by goanna-geoff

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... trip there with Fred & Jacqueline, Sunliner Monte Carlo owners staying in the caravan park at Port LIncoln. Intended staying at Cowell for 3 days & we are still here.  Went fishing & crabbing with Colin next door after the weather ...

Cowell, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Cowell

A travel blog entry by dahlsen_family

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... just as we drove into town as well as the longest coal train EVER heading into Port Augusta.  Just a quiet night at the Cowell Caravan Park after a spot of fishing on the jetty - met a girl from Derby so picked up some great tips for ...

Cleve, Cleve, Australia travel blog

Cleve

A travel blog entry by glenter

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Packed up and left Arno Bay by about 9:30am. Daylight savings finished on the weekend and it's so good to be back to normal. We were waking at 7am and it was pitch black outside so back to bed and a sleep in. So it made for late starts! Couldn't get ...

Cleve, Cleve, Australia travel blog

Cleve

A travel blog entry by glenter

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... and one hairdresser, plus the Foodland and rural trader. Spent time in the park reading. Anyway about 3pm the cover was finished. She did a really good job. Then off to Cowell about 42 kms north. Good to be on the road again, even for a short ...

Aw Shucks ... it's Oysters @ Cowell !!, Cowell, Australia travel blog

Aw Shucks ... it's Oysters @ Cowell !!

A travel blog entry by dollyandace

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... racking, at the mercy of the elements and awkward to manage. This new system, developed by three oyster growers at Cowell, won the Australian Government Innovation in Sustainable Farm Practices Award in 2010 and is now wholly produced here and marketed ...

Lipson Cove, Arno Bay, Australia travel blog

Lipson Cove

A travel blog entry by glenter

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Quite by accident I opened the curtains after we had gone to bed last night. The stars in the sky - what a magnificent display. We laid there for ages just looking at the spectacle! We drove on to Arno Bay. Foreshore is lovely. We remember we had ...

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