Travel Blogs from Mount Gambier, Australia

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Not so Blue Lake, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia travel blog

Not so Blue Lake

A travel blog entry by jawad

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Crossed the border Dissapointing colour of lake Carried on up the coast road (not as interesting as we ...

The Hotel California, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia travel blog

The Hotel California

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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Day Two: - Warrnambool - Port Fairy - Portland - Cape Nelson - Mount Gambier 'Crossing the Border..' After lunching in Portland we took the optional detour down to Cape Nelson, the southernmost chunk of land marked by a bright white lighthouse at ...

A Night in the Cells, Mt Gambier, Australia travel blog

A Night in the Cells

A travel blog entry by stevejames

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A night in jail, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

A night in jail

A travel blog entry by vine_hooligans

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... of this, seemed a biker hit a kangaroo at speed, needless to say it wasn't very pretty.   Fortunately we got to Mount Gambia safely and then had quite a time trying to find our accommodation for the night simply called the Jail. The now ...

The big chill, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

The big chill

A travel blog entry by thommo-travels

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... rocks for a while!). Mount Gambier is pretty big, with lots to see. We went to the 'Blue Lake', a visible section of Mount Gambier's water supply. It is known for being an intense blue colour for half of the year, partially attributed to the volcanic ...

Magnificent Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Magnificent Mount Gambier

A travel blog entry by bathoztrip

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... 8217;t take long to see it but the guide gave an interesting talk and had the kids thinking by asking them lots of questions. Mount Gambier, as well as being known for its craters and sinkholes also attracts cave divers. Glenn was keen to do a cave dive ...

The Road Trip Day 3 - See below, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

The Road Trip Day 3 - See below

A travel blog entry by jamiemeasures

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... park sign and decided to have a look. We parked up and took a steep walk up to the Centenary Tower, which overlooks Mount Gambier. Another amazing view. I bought an ice-cream for us all and we sat and enjoyed the view in a monk-like trance. ...

Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Mount Gambier

A travel blog entry by jatty

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... fewer than twelve left some having reduced to mere stumps but dramatic nonetheless.  I crossed the border into South Australia and arrived in Mount Gambier at about 4 pm I had found this journey quite tiring as the Great Ocean Road twists and turns ...

Day 2 Meningie to Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Day 2 Meningie to Mount Gambier

A travel blog entry by jm_littledevil

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... . They don't get sent off for fouls only receiving punishment after the game! The food was great 7 courses for $16au and we watched a bit of the match then made our way to Beachport, another seaside town. We finally reached Mount Gambier and set up ...

Great Ocean Road, Mt Gambier, Australia travel blog

Great Ocean Road

A travel blog entry by rachellocke

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... defence, no-one TOLD us! So we were happily on our way then, and drove until the evening wher we arrived at a place called Mt Gambier.  This was the coolest bit of the trip, as the only backpackers place here was in the old jail of the city, which was ...

Adelaide to Melbourne, Great Ocean Road Trip, Australia travel blog

Adelaide to Melbourne

A travel blog entry by wagsnetberd

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... big oyster and here in the middle of a 'Hicksville' somewhere ..... Larry the (BIG)  Lobster!!! HHmmmm! We made it to Mount Gambier and the Blue Lake, a central feature of Mt G, and the Blue Lake WAS IN FACT INCREDIBLY BLUE!!!! Wow - ...

Sea, surf and the drive of your life, Great Ocean Road, Australia travel blog

Sea, surf and the drive of your life

A travel blog entry by steveandmelly

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... "pouring out of the engine" - there wasn't), and done the Great Ocean Road as well as two famous wine areas in Southern Australia. After a night in coastal town of Queenscliff - which really was a ghost town - Geelong was the last stop before Melbourne, ...

Mt Gambier - Blue Lake., Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Mt Gambier - Blue Lake.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan

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Mt Gambier is home to the Blue Lake. The lake turns a vivid blue at a certain times of the year. A great benefit of the Blue Lake is that it is very accessible, being right in town. The lake also has walking paths around the perimeter to enable all ...

Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Mount Gambier

A travel blog entry by pfmartyn

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Robe to Mount Gambier. We have done what most tourists do in Mount Gambier. Visit the Blue Lake, go and see the Lady Nelson at the information centre, have a look at the Cave Garden in the city, the Umpherston Sinkhole ( also another garden) and the ...

Halfway on the long drive, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Halfway on the long drive

A travel blog entry by ronnied

Just to say I was ...

goodness gracious great ocean road, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

goodness gracious great ocean road

A travel blog entry by keenos

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... . It looks like we will all feel a bit uncomfortable for the next few hours... By early afternoon we reach the beautiful city of mount gambier - full of natural wonders and we all meet up once again at the sunken garden called the sinkhole - full of tree ...

Bye bye Victoria, hello South Australia, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Bye bye Victoria, hello South Australia

A travel blog entry by du_bro

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... and left Mt Eccles and its wondrous wildlife. What a beautiful National Park! Bye bye Victoria and hello South Australia" said Amon.. We headed into Mt Gambier and had an afternoon snack at the Blue Lake – picturesque on the bright sunny day. Amon ...

The Count Down, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

The Count Down

A travel blog entry by d-ashworths

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... it would be good to get done & coming to the conclusion that it probably doesn't matter. So long as we don't forget our passports, the keys to the bikes & a credit card. Only 4 days to go before we fly out of Australia . . . . volcanoes ...

Diagnose------Wasserpumpe, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Diagnose------Wasserpumpe

A travel blog entry by nixwieweg

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... . Wir haben die freie Zeit genutzt, um zu überlegen, wie es jetzt weitergehen soll, aber auch, um die traumhafte Gegend von Mount Gambier zu erkunden. Wir sind heute viel in der Vulkanlandschaft gelaufen und haben auch schon in den letzten zwei Tagen die ...

South Australia, Mt Gambier, Australia travel blog

South Australia

A travel blog entry by sidom

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Our arrival in South Australia with nothing more important to report than a half hour time change. This tiny town has three large craters filled with water, the most impressive of which is Blue Lake - it's so known because in the summer months it ...

Hitzewelle, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Hitzewelle

A travel blog entry by tomfroehle

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... des Autos bewegen. Erst gegen Nachmittag sanken die Temperaturen, sodass wir zumindest einen Wildpark anschauen konnten. Unser naechster Stop war Mount Gambier, eine Stadt die von Vulkanen umgeben ist und in deren Kraterseeen wir uns abkuehlen ...

Trippin' down the Limestone Coast, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Trippin' down the Limestone Coast

A travel blog entry by sianeth

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... for a walk. Thus it was a lethargic start to the day, when we motored our way up to the Craters and Lakes section of Mount Gambier and began on the scenic drive around the lake. We stopped at the lookout and braved the wind for a few pictures - ...

Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Mount Gambier

A travel blog entry by astridandgijs

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... is te zien over Aboriginals, hoe zij leefden en hoe ze nu leven. Daarna volgt een vrij lange, saaie weg naar Mt Gambier, een stadje dat vooral bekend is van het Blue Lake, een kalkzandsteengrot, een sinkhole, een steengroeve en de bosbouw. ...

Incarcerated, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Incarcerated

A travel blog entry by peteindira

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... beach towns and wild, sometimes boring protected national park land rolled by for a couple of hours before we finally arrived in Mount Gambier, a town known for a couple of sinkholes, the unusually blue lake, and the old Gaol prison. The sinkholes are ...

Spät gestartet und entspannt durch den Tag, Glenburnie, Autralia travel blog

Spät gestartet und entspannt durch den Tag

A travel blog entry by melundfelix

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... so lange wie selten auf unserem Roadtrip. Erst nach 11 Uhr ging es weiter. Danach ging es gemütlich Richtung Mount Gambier, wo man einen Vulkankrater gefüllt mit Wasser besuchen kann, welches in einem absolut unwirklichen Blauton schimmert. Der ...

Visiting Josh's family in Mt Gambier, Mt Gambier, Australia travel blog

Visiting Josh's family in Mt Gambier

A travel blog entry by henrik.caesar

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... we did not do anything. The next day was a busy one! First we went to the Blue Lake. It is the lake where Mt Gambier gets their drinking water from and it is really blue. It is a volcano crater and unfortunately it is prohibited to swim in it, but it ...

Morning walks, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Morning walks

A travel blog entry by coralee

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Our next stop was the blue lake at Mount Gambier which was about an hour from where we camped. Mount Gambier is an extinct volcano, the blue lake has formed at the top and it is supposed to be such an intense blue due to the calcite crystals at the bottom ...

Fossils and volcanoes..., Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Fossils and volcanoes...

A travel blog entry by markgemmell

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... caves and the tour were great, so I had high hopes for the next place I was advised to visit, Mount Gambier on the Southernmost point of South Australia. This turned out to be a really damp squib with a very ordinary looking town around a squat looking ...

Back to reality :), Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Back to reality :)

A travel blog entry by hannah_jane

And home again! Goodbye Europe, thanks for having me! Ill defiantly be back. I can honestly say that this trip has changed my life for he better! Ill never be the same. I've really opened my eyes to what the world has to offer and I'm ready to give it ...

Mount Gambier sightseeing, Mount Gambier, Australia travel blog

Mount Gambier sightseeing

A travel blog entry by chris.fiona

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... the clothes out & after all that hard work of wringing they were STILL dripping wet lol We’ve enjoyed our time here in Mount Gambier & are off to Robe tomorrow....... To find a laundry mat lol We’ve heard Robe is a very nice place so ...

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