BEST WESTERN Burke & Wills Motor Inn
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Travel Blogs from Swan Hill
... we went in and checked the pub out which had a great feel
about it and had nothing to do with them having VB on tap :-). It had allot of
character and reminded us of an old 80's pub with pool tables and a juke box. I
got chatting with the owner who kindly offered for us to stay in the pub car
park for the night or anywhere else on his paddock. Naturally as there is
nothing else to do apart from have a few drinks in this fabulous pub ...
... And of course the car then began to misbehave- does not bode well for a long life for it, though we keep pushing on. It doesn't slow us down, just a minor frustration. Fuel at Wedderburn $1.33/l Arrived in Charlton on the Avoca River just after 4 pm to find a great free camp on the river, right in the centre of town. It also has ensuite options as well if needed - who needs a shower? And you have to pay for ...
Today we left the city of Melbourne behind and headed northwards to the Victoria / New South Wales border. We were on route to Swan Hill to meet up with our travelling buddies Julie and Geoff who finished their big journey just before Xmas. It was a nice drive on a beautiful sunny day and we made a stop in the pretty town of Bendigo which was around the halfway point. Then it was onwards to Swan Hill and we made to Julie and Geoff's place around 3pm. We had ...
... the Japanese attack at Broome it was decided that another site for the repair of the flying boats needed to be found. The 6 acres of the lakes foreshore at Lake Boga was requisitioned and buildings and hangars were built to house 1,500 servicemen and women. Stores and equipment were flown in to Lake Boga by the flying plane Catalina. The Catalina has a wing span of 104 foot and 64 foot ...
... the walls told the proud history of this club
and its members. As we were having a
pre-dinner drink a lovely old gentleman came to purposely chat with us. He told us about the anger and concern felt
for the town’s future when they lost the harness racing two years ago –
previously they held regular meetings for 40 years – and he said that it was
still a bone of contention. Political
red tape ...