Travel Blogs from Elliston, Australia

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The Bread Lady, Sheringa, Australia travel blog

The Bread Lady

A travel blog entry by nicb69

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... both loaves.   3. Sculptures on the Cliff. We are all cliffed out. We spot another small rusty sign at Elliston stating a clifftop drive with "sea sculpture" tacked on as an afterthought. We spend the next hour discovering awesome sculptures perched ...

Walkers rock free camp - day 160, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Walkers rock free camp - day 160

A travel blog entry by boatboy50

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Doing my usual night before departure check of wiki camps, I noticed that a lot of the posters mentioned booking in early to the local caravan parks in this part of the world. After departing port Lincoln and arriving in Ellison for a lunch stop, I ...

Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Elliston

A travel blog entry by kayjayar

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Elliston is situated in Waterloo Bay. The bay lies between two rugged headlands and a shelf which protects the it from the large seas of the Southern Ocean. We drove along the Anxious Bay Clifftop Drive this afternoon and once again were awestruck with ...

Murphy's Haystacks, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Murphy's Haystacks

A travel blog entry by cousinbev

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Between Streaky Bay and Elliston are some weird granite rock formations; they are quite beautiful and there are a lot of them. back in the 1800s an agricultural consultant was travelling by coach when he spotted some haystacks, he proudly explained to ...

Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Elliston

A travel blog entry by georgejanene

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... , the Haystacks are described technically as inselbergs (a hill that looks like a rocky island rising sharply from the sea). After leaving the Haystacks we headed further south to Elliston, a neat and tidy town on the Western coast of the Eyre ...

Walkers Rocks, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Walkers Rocks

A travel blog entry by p18130

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... eating in between the surface and the hard conglomerate. We found Walkers Rocks in our Camps 3 book, only a few kms before Elliston, as being a camping spot with shade, toilet and shower facilities and mobile phone service near the beach.  We ...

Venus Bay, Venus Bay, Australia travel blog

Venus Bay

A travel blog entry by marcia_octoman

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Venus Bay Arrived at Venus Bay following cousin Sean who was towing the boat we were going to spend the afternoon fishing in. Dropped by the shack then headed for lunch then down to the water. Had a little trouble with the boat motor. That really would ...

Eating like kings in Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Eating like kings in Elliston

A travel blog entry by bathoztrip

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... their kids. Her youngest two, Zali and Jacob were close to Harry and Felicity's ages so we all had a great time together. Elliston is a very small town and the local school where Kristy teaches has only 65 kids from Reception to Year 12. Kristy showed us ...

New Year, Elliston, Australia travel blog

New Year

A travel blog entry by mpeacock

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... and make an early start to the caves. Today we travel back towards Streaky Bay to call in to Talia Caves, 44km away from Elliston. These caves are apparently on the coast where the sea enters the entrance of the caves. Can't wait to see. Before we stop ...

Sheringa Beach, Sheringa, Australia travel blog

Sheringa Beach

A travel blog entry by kayjayar

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We left Coffin Bay at around 9am this morning. About 107 km to Sheringa Beach. On the way we called in to Leo Cummins Monument on a cliff overlooking some very rugged coastline. Leo was lost overboard whilst collecting cray pots. One of the pot lines ...

some more Eyre, Elliston, Australia travel blog

some more Eyre

A travel blog entry by feeling_alive

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... nearby, looking more sharkish than dolphinish... German version: Unser zuverlaessiger Troopcarrier hat sich mit dem schoen gelegenen Elliston den perfekten Ort fuer ein Zipperlein am Anlasser ausgesucht: Keine fuenfhundert Meter von der Werkstatt und ...

Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Elliston

A travel blog entry by mpeacock

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Today we headed to Elliston. A small fishing town surrounded by magnificent cliffs and small white ...

Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Elliston

A travel blog entry by cathy.rob.hyde

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Beautiful small seaside town where we stayed for two nights. A long walk around town, the bay and coastline revealed some spectacular scenery. The town had a lot of sculptures and art pieces decorating the parks and headlands which were all very ...

Eyre We Go, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Eyre We Go

A travel blog entry by cjgr

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... top lookouts along miles of unbroken cliffs in the afternoon trying to spot a whale, on the way to the tiny town of Elliston which had it's own clifftop sculpture drive to rival that of Sydney - well ok perhaps not!! but not bad for somewhere so out ...

Ellistan, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Ellistan

A travel blog entry by t4gonewest

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This morning we left Cowell at 9.30, taking less than an hour to be packed up and on the road. We arrived in Ellistan for lunch and had our staple of cheese, lettuce and mayo sandwiches, as well as plenty of fruit and veges as we need to exhaust our ...

DAY 46 - STREAKY BAY TO ELLISTON -  REPAIRED, Elliston, Australia travel blog

DAY 46 - STREAKY BAY TO ELLISTON - REPAIRED

A travel blog entry by kangarog

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... guys at the garage and left Streaky Bay. Second time lucky! When I’d left Streaky the other day I’d had two options, Elliston or Venus Bay. I thought I’d check out Elliston as I didn’t want to drive all the way to Coffin Bay which ...

Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Elliston

A travel blog entry by georgeescape

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... strong southerly winds have on the trees, as they all have a big lean on them to the north.   Had a quick look around Elliston when we arrived, no community library here so will have to wait to get updates of emails and travel blog at Port ...

Vor der Abfahrt noch einmal an die Beach, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Vor der Abfahrt noch einmal an die Beach

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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Nach dem Aufbruch sind wir noch einmal an die Beach gefahren. Anschließend waren wir noch kurz in dem Ort. Wale gibt es hier überall, auch wenn sie nur aus Stroh sind. Unterwegs etwas völlig australisches: Ein Pub mitten im ...

On the road south to Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

On the road south to Elliston

A travel blog entry by glennandheather

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... Haystacks.  They were curved granite rocks jutting out of the ground in a paddock at the top of a hill. We then drove into Elliston - going past Venus Bay on the way.  We stopped at the Elliston jetty and went for a walk.  The tide was ...

Ein Campingplatz unser Domizil, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Ein Campingplatz unser Domizil

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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Ein stinknormaler Campingplatz ist heute unser Domizil. Eine Cabin mit Kochmöglichkeit und eigenem Bad. Wir hatten den ganzen Abend Gelegenheit, zu zählen, wie oft jeder Bewohner eines Wohnwagens aufs Klo ging. ...

Puppy Dogs of the Sea, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Puppy Dogs of the Sea

A travel blog entry by ditchfield

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... the second one out after Audrey. I must have looked so miserably cold that one of the Baird Bay guys gave me his towel! Elliston is a gorgeous sleepy seaside town with one cafe, one chemist, one servo and one pub. It has a beautiful bay beach as well as ...

More Eyre @ Elliston, Elliston, Australia travel blog

More Eyre @ Elliston

A travel blog entry by dollyandace

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... number of really interesting sculptures along the route. A pair of giant thongs led on to 'Blackfellows’ – one of Australia’s prime surf spots – where the fancy footwork of a few surfing dudes was way more exciting than the ...

EYRE PENINSULA- RUGGED COAST, WHITE BEACHES, Elliston, Australia travel blog

EYRE PENINSULA- RUGGED COAST, WHITE BEACHES

A travel blog entry by kathandsheila

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FRIDAY MARCH 18 2011 JOURNEY: Ceduna, Streaky Bay, Elliston 300kms WEATHER: Very overcast, rain and grey. 20 degrees midday ACCOMMODATION: Streaky Bay CP-$27pn; Waterloo CP -$22 no power Well it was still very overcast with intermittant showers when ...

Elliston to Drummond Point, Sheringa, Australia travel blog

Elliston to Drummond Point

A travel blog entry by glenter

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... out the Tourist Drive we had seen on the map. One sign called it Anxious Bay Cliff Top Drive and another sign called it Elliston Cliff Top Drive. Either one it was spectacular! Pics wouldn't do it justice- we just kept saying WOW would you look at ...

Elliston SA, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Elliston SA

A travel blog entry by glenter

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... the caravan park. The guy cleaning the fish told to stop and look at the back beach - very spectacular. We drove around Elliston before booking into the caravan park. What a beautiful little town. The murals on the buildings are fantastic. Later after ...

Mural and Statues, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Mural and Statues

A travel blog entry by mawstrip

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... to the placard erected by the District Council of Elliston, it is the largest mural of its type in Australia, depicts the historical life of Elliston and covers more than 500 square metres in area.The Country Women’s Association Rooms were the first ...

Further Up the Eyre Peninsula West coast, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Further Up the Eyre Peninsula West coast

A travel blog entry by hortonsholiday

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... to see another pod of dolphins surfing the breaks. Speaking of surf breaks, all of you surfers would absolutely love this part of Australia, the waves are huge at times. (Mandy and Stu you would both love it here!) A nice meal of Greek Lamb and ...

Walkers Rocks toward Kalgoorlie, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Walkers Rocks toward Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by thekays

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... treat of a massive full moon, shining brightly upon us, and onto the gorgeous trees the kids loved to climb in. Next day was Australia Day so we drove on the beach in the opposite direction so the kids could safely surf, swim and boogie board. Scrabble, ...

Penguin, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Penguin

A travel blog entry by caravanparents

... one by Bob Dylan with Tom Petty and the Heartaches,.  After we left Lake Wangerie we saw some emus and then called into Elliston for lunch and went for a walk on the jetty where we saw a fairy penguin swimming around it stopped to look at us ...

Life in a caravan - Chapter 4, lost  items, Elliston, Australia travel blog

Life in a caravan - Chapter 4, lost items

A travel blog entry by aroundoz2011

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There is a lot to keep track of when travelling by caravan, especially with children. Not only do children leave things places you wouldn't expect, they can also be blamed for distracting their parents enough to cause them to forget things also. Then ...

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