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... look at Howard Springs Nature Park which is a nice spot for a picnic and has a good playground for kids (if they were with us). Lots of fish including some large Barra in the pool and also Turtles but we did not see any. Back at the Caravan Park had a swim as usual. There was a bit of excitement in camp this afternoon as there was a Yellow Tree Snake in the trees above a couple of vans but apparently they are ...
... tour of Darwin for Thursday and we thought that would be a great way to see what's around. so we booked too. The commentary on the tour was terrific. Very knowledgeable tour leader lady. Began by driving around the CBD pointing out different landmarks. Stopped at the Oil Tunnels for a look. A decision to construct 8 underground oil storage tunnels was made in Nov 1942 after Japanese air raids had destroyed 7 of the 11 above ground storage tanks. Concrete formed and ...
... park also has an open air cinema, small bar/cafe/restaurant, pool, and fishing close by. Berry Springs was an R&R area during WW2 for troops stationed in the Darwin region. The springs (pools) are set in a parkland area and and crystal clear and very refreshing after the heat. The temperature here is around 34c and the locals are talking of an early wet season....not too bloody early I hope ! We have been going into Darwin every couple of days to ...
... to stay for a few days via the HelpX website, which puts in touch 'hosts' who need help at their place and 'helpers' who look for a place to stay for free. Basically, in exchange for a few hours of help per day, 'helpers' get free food and accommodation. We wanted to stay in the area for a few days as I had a dentist appointment in Humpty Doo a week later. We started the following day, on Friday, at Rod and Muni's place. They needed help to finish a few things in ...
... decided to take a few thing which will last me while in Darwin and it save me to go shopping. ;-)
But now it was time to leave and travel into Darwin but before that we all said a big thanks to Ben as he was really great over the last few day's on the journey from Broome to Darwin and we all appreciated the hard work he put in.
On our drive to Darwin Ben and I had a bit of a giggle about silly things. In one point there was this hugh car in front ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking