Flinders Hotel Motel
TripAdvisor Reviews Flinders Hotel Motel Port Augusta
Travel Blogs from Port Augusta
... lights and creating
many treasures with her patchwork and card making endeavours.
With a couple of days out at Fort Courage Fishing and Camping,
To get out of the way for Easter it feels like dejave' being back at Buronga ...
... more research we found a nice little bush camp called Stony Creek just a few kilometres north of Melrose, so off we went.
Turning off the usual long straight flat roads we headed into the mountains, where it was a delight to use the steering wheel for actual bends. Another dirt track later, we arrived in what felt like 100% humidity and again 42 degree sun. After trying to scout ...
... check out all of the gift shops in town, in the hope of finding some souvenirs to take back to family, so off we went – A few hundred dollars worth of giftware and surf clothes/thongs later…..
We hit the road about 11.30am. Streaky Bay is a lovely little town, good beach, good CVP, good shops and pub – More of a fishing town than swimming town, but very pretty nevertheless. The roads and scenery of rolling wheat ...
... Coober Pedy the landscape changed dramatically due to the recent rains..... so incredibly green.
Kuglera Roadhouse CP not in great shape after the terrible floods they have just had to endure BUT they are salt of the earth characters and have picked themselves up and are soldiering on ...The pub was full of local history and had very cold beer and the staff were all really friendly and passionate about their pub. Would only suggest staying here IF you ...
half years ago when we went up the Centre. A little strange to find ourselves
back here, but at least this time it was hot enough to swim in the pool – being
July we missed out last time!
After another meal cooked by Elijah (one of his brothers
thinks he’s only cooking to get out of dishes – where’s the logic in that?) it
was time for a dvd, then fall into bed.
Other places to stay in Port Augusta
Corner Eyre & Stuart Highways, Port Augusta | Hotelfrom $119
Marryatt Street, Port Augusta | 4 star hotelfrom $120
National Hwy 1, P.O. Box 1809, Port Augusta | 3 star hotelfrom $88
3 Loudon Road, Port Augusta | 3 star hotelfrom $118