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We decided that today we would check out Perisher and Mt Kosciuszko.
After letting Mia have her morning sleep we headed out around lunchtime towards Perisher.
The drive was really nice and very scenic. We stopped along the way at some rivers/creeks and took some photos. We made it to Perisher where we noticed they had some ...
Hello everybody sorry i have not written in a while but we have done so much that i didn't really have time to. Firstly we went skiing or should i say everyone but me went skiing because i went snowboarding and i learnt some new tricks!!! firstly i learnt how to jump and i also learnt how to go backwards which is really useful when turning. I also did ski or should i say snowboard school for two days Saturday and ...
... around the whole camping area.
Once home we had lunch we settled down to books for the afternoon. It was so pleasant.
At 3pm we decided we should move on though, this time to the Geehi Flats Camping area.
Packing up a Motorhome is very easy to do and 15 minutes later we were on the road.
By 4pm we were parked and sorted right on the banks of the Swampy ...
... realize until later in the day. By the time we headed over there it was already late so we could only do one run before having to take the "home run" trail back to Smiggins. It was SO much better on the other side. Smiggins is mainly just one mountain with several different runs. The other mountains are more spread out and it was just beautiful and didn’t feel as crowded. I can’t wait to go back to this side tomorrow!
... power station.
With our heads spinning from all of this information, we repaired to the coffee shop for an Ice Cream (Allan) and a milkshake (Sharon). Then we went for a drive around Khancoban all the time discussing the marvels of this Snowy Mountain Scheme. The folk who worked there were tireless, working through snow and ice, driving force in engineering development. Read up about the scheme on the internet, it is all truly fascinating.