Echuca Philadephia Motor Inn
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Sleep ok considering 5 in the small room. The refuge is quite new, very clean. Basic Breaky then off we go. Mostly on bitumen today, ******* the feet, humid with some hills. Country views typical of France, green rolling hills of vines with stone houses etc. only 21 km today. Saw a deer run thru the vines, , very quick! La Reole is a big town with huge timber mills & industry. We found the church then went in search of the station to buy my ticket to ...
... steamers. The river meanders here (it must be the Amalfi coast drive for boats). The banks are high and show signs of erosion with tree roots hanging in space.
After our trip we looked around the discovery centre and followed the development of Echuca as a port, carrying wool and timber from far flung stations along the Murray, the Darling and another river whose name escapes me! These rivers allowed boats ...
... What they did not realise was that the pressure bandage that they put on was far too tight and that was causing lack of finger movement plus loss of feeling in the fingers. Anyway there was a bit of pain because of the bandage so they put a drip in and gave me some morphine which made me feel like **** plus my blood pressure dropped to 60/40!!!!!!!! During all this babe went and put fuel in big red a task she did very well as she had never driven in this town before. At 10pm ...
This post is just a carry on from Echuca,
While we were there we went to the Aussie Holden Museum next to the old port and we got to see virtually every Holden there was up to recent times and some concept ideas too.
I won't say more, I will let the photos do the talking.
... of fame if you get a photo taken at each one, but unfortunately our travels aren't going to take us to the last one (just yet) but here are 6 of them! And I just found out right this minute that there are now 11!! Some of which we went past and where we stayed at ...
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465 High Street, Echuca | 4 star hotelfrom $113
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25 Campaspe St, Echuca | Hotelfrom $128
17-21 Warren Street, Echuca | Hotelfrom $166
115 Northern Highway, Echuca | Hotelfrom $73
57 Murray Esplanade, Echuca | Hotelfrom $221
8473 Northern Highway, Echuca | Hotelfrom $2