Cockatoo Hill Retreat
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... journey with a ferry and lots of warnings about crocodiles and cassowaries. No sign of them though. Nice beach at Cape Tribulation but no sign of Captain Cook. Headed back to visit the Rainforest Discovery Centre at Cow Bay. Good placed to go, lots of info, elevated walk in the tree tops but still no cassowaries, despite taking the Cassowary Trek. Overnight in Port Douglas before Reef trip tomorrow. ...
... took the opportunity to have some 'man time' and headed to Central Hotel on the main street to watch the game with the locals. Knowing that the boys would not sit through a game of footy, I took them to the local wildlife centre instead. Called The Habitat it is a walk though park showcasing animals and birds from three different habitat zones Wetlands, Rainforest and Savannah. It was a really great experience ...
... collect rain water for drinking up at the camp kitchen. We still had a bit of water in the front tank from Port Douglas to do our dishes, so we were fairly well set up. The location of the camp ground is amazing. Right on the beach front with nothing but the scrub and a few coconut trees between us and the ocean. The day we arrived we were happy to just set up camp and chill out for the evening. We went for a bit of a drive to check out was nearby, but decided we would ...
... on the water.
We had a late lunch and decided to head back to our fishing spot. We both caught 2 fish and we both had a large one on which escaped with the hook in it's mouth.
We tried to fillet our fish but there was not too much on it. The good news is we are improving...
It was again a very relaxing day with a beautiful sunset to finish.
To be continued,
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We picked up the caravan out of storage and drove to Cape Tribulation in the hope that we could go snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef. The day we booked turned out to be sunny with no wind - the perfect conditions ...