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Travel Blogs from Coonawarra
... risk-taking wines.
We left Katnook and headed for the famous tasting rooms of Wynn's Wines. On the way, and led by our questions about how the land was cleared to make way for the vineyards, Lyndon explained how in the early days of Katnook they cleared large quantities of 200-300 year old gum trees. Pulling over a handful of these native and coveted trees is considered OK if needs must, but pulling down as many as Katnook did caused considerable ...
... set at right-angles, running either roughly north-south or roughy east-west. A few minutes of driving around them was enough to get a feel for the place and establish the best place for a rest.
Continuing on, we headed west towards the border between Victoria and South Australia. For quite some time before we reached the border, though, there were lots of official signs at the side of the road (with writing too small to read properly without slowing the car to a ...
It continues to be very hot here. This was a travel day as we moved from Halls Gap to Naracoorte. We started in The Grampions (the mountains) but most of the drive was through very dry cattle country. It reminded us of the prairies.
The activity of the day was a walking tour through the Victoria Fossil Cave at Naracoorte, which is a World Heritage Fossil Mammal Site. ...
... by the bakery for some sandwiches, coffee and ginger beer (as usual). The town was interesting so we did a quick drive-around and then set the controls for Bool Lagoon Game Reserve to check out some birds. There is a huge lake there so it's a base for some migratory birds as well as natives. The heath-like terrain also is perfect for some honeyeaters. We got there just before dusk and had a quick explore. The road was rough so the going was slow because ...
Well the National Park diet continues.
As we travelled over the last month we went to the Grampian Mountains. Here I really jiggered my back. I ended up with a back spasm and I was not a happy camper!
Tried the health spas of Daylesford and all we ended up with was a pain in the hip pocket!
Looking up the internet I found an indoor pool at Horsham so there we went.
Swimming 1km a day
Walking 6 to 8km a ...