Forte Leeuwin Apartments
Travel Blogs from Margaret River
... and rounded it up to $40 for the lot! How good is that. Lovely people around. Really enjoyed chatting to them as well. We tried the National Park for a caravan parking spot, but like most of them there are lots and lots of gum trees. Don't trust them overhanging the van. Never know when they will drop a limb, and they block the solar panels and satellite reception for the TV. Left there and headed for Hamelin Bay Caravan Park. Still tree infested, but found a clearer spot ...
... even if the fish did avoid us on the day.
At least we were lucky enough to see some stingrays at Hamelin Bay and topped the day’s activities with a campfire cooked roast for tea with a freshly baked damper.
We were still seated around the camp fire, enjoying its warmth come 9 pm when we finished off the day with another piece of Tim’s birthday cake.
... News Years Eve was a Karaoke evening put on by the owners, Maddison and Sarah were first up with a Katy Perry hit, “Hot and Cold” and then later on Mamma Mia. We got up and danced the good old dances, the chicken dance, the hoky poky and the Macarena. None of us quite made it to midnight but we all had a great time. The girls especially who came away with a box of malteesers and a bag a naturals for their singing ...
... you do- Marinate chicken for 20 minutes in fish sauce and shallots. Caramelise 2 tablespoons of sugar and water in a saucepan then add 2 cups of water. Stand back whilst it sizzles and bubbles. Cut 3 cm of galangal and 2 long red chillies into fine strips. Add to caramel with 150 ml of coconut milk. Brown the chicken then add to the sauce mixture and bake for 20 minutes. Sprinkle with coriander leaves and ground black pepper to serve. Yum!!! ...
... wanted to return here. It was just as good as I remembered it, a beautiful place set amongst natural bushland. The only facilities were pit toilets but that was fine. Due to all the rainfall it was extremely green and lush today. The camp area is split into different named sections and we went to the Hamelin Hollow section as I had done last time and found a great spot which was wonderfully secluded. We had our own picnic ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting