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Travel Blogs from Home Hill
... this wreck dive in particular was filled with huge schools of fish. Manta rays, sharks and turtles are a definite! On our first dive we swam towards the front of the wreck, and hovering just above us was a huge ray, and when I say huge I mean it was the size of the average manta ray. We swam a bit higher so we were level with it. The ray didn't move at all, it was so fascinating to see up close. If your in Australia make sure you do this wreck dive! You won't be ...
After many hugs goodbye........ We are on our way with a small detour to Ravenshoe to see the wind turbine farm? aMAZING! We all looked like japanese tourists with our cameras...."oh you take poto of me" Its a little chilli at Ravenshoe and that would be because it is the highest town in Queensland. Off we are again back on the road, my stella navigation skills looped us around Ravenshoe a couple of times until koobs said ...
Ayr has a delightful deli - lucky we saw the signposts on the way into town. We tasted a heap of cheese and smoked meats before deciding on a couple of delights, mainly from Holland.
home Hill is about 10kms south of Ayr, and is renowned for its free "Comfort Stop" right in the middle of town, with 5 star amenities, Including a stainless steel camp kitchen, complete with BBQ. we walked around town interacting with the locals, and stopping at ...
... a lot so it keeps him entertained. We did have a drama with his DVD player not working, but thankfully Ethans is so we have been saved from a total meltdown!!
The lure of Airlie Beach was upon us, so we headed in for a look and some lunch. It also gave the kids a great opportunity to play in the park and use up some of their energy. Whilst we were there, a guy on an electric skateboard passed Ethan ...
... the same men were
working the same section of road two years ago when I first made my way to
AH! Can't complain about "Qld making better
roads", 'cause they 'ain't!
Do have to give them an A for effort though. Has anyone seen
the "Trivia" signs that have been put up to "keep you
alert"? There are about 10 all together over a distance of 300kms...and
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking