Eagle Heights Holiday Units
Travel Blogs from Eden
... Reduction of Vegetation”. What a disappointment, but we could only
puzzle at the Forestry Dept’s thought process to do a burnoff in the height of
summer! We also found it frustrating
that the signs indicating the burn were only positioned at the final turnoff –
not at the entrance to the Park itself. When
we were at the Disaster Bay Lookout we spotted what we thought was a storm out
to sea – very grey skies; ...
... Nullican River; shopping in Merimbula (it rained the entire day - something it always does on holidays in Eden). We had the fish and chips, the kids played on the jumping castle and since our cabin was situated next to the tennis court, we had a hit twice a day.
We even drove down the same dirt track to Haycock Point, a beach with stark green waves and kangaroos and not many people. I was searching for an elusive cliff face I jumped off twenty years before on ...
... Bay it looks great. From there we drove out to Green Cape Lookout where the scenery to Disaster Bay is breathtaking. Then on the Greencape Lighthouse. There are Lighthouse Keeper Cottages there and two are available for hire if you fancy staying in a remote house overlooking the ocean. 45kms from Eden. We really enjoyed the day out to the Boyd Tower and the lighthouse but they are both in National Park down ...
... bay in front of the caravan park, I decided that it looked pretty good for a snorkel and maybe some spearfishing so Ayla and I headed back into town and bought some a mask, snorkel, fins and a wet suit.
The weather had blown up a bit on our return so we enjoyed a bbq dinner and a bit of telly before bed.
Despite it still being bitterly cold I suited up and headed to the water after breakfast and after Di had ...
... forward over the yard to balance, trying to get the sail near to the yard as possible so it doesn't catch the wind. Having to pull the sail up to the yard to tie it on - lots of strength and balancing - all whilst the ship is going side to side, on the second yard up! I'm still very uncertain doing it - but my fist clew and I have to say it looked good. I have several bruises to add to the collection I got from the Bass Strait! Quite evening trying it catch up with 3 weeks worth of ...