Gilgara Retreat

3 Old Ellen Brook Road, Margaret River, Western Australia, 6285, Australia | Hotel
Prices starting from $175.00

Travel Blogs from Margaret River

Hamlin Bay, Margaret River.....sheep and wine.

A travel blog entry by kilbridesblog


... Mum. They farm red and white cattle, sending them off to the abattoir at ten months. Apparently most abattoirs want them at 18 months, but with the weather being so dry, that meant feeding the cattle for eight months and getting no more per head. $850 a head. Works out to $3.50 a kg... The farmers wife said how bad that is compared to what we pay at the butchers. So not worth feeding them that long for nowt. So the mechanic finished in a few minutes and he charged us $28 for the ...

Margaret River Region scenery viewing day

A travel blog entry by c-in-oz


This day the four of us travelled south of Margaret River where we viewed some of the beautiful forest and ocean scenery of this area. We took a guided a tour of the Leeuwin Lighthouse located near Augusta. This included climbing the 176 steps to the top platform on the outside where we got to view where the Indian and Southern Oceans meet.

We all enjoyed some time spent ...

Flavours galore

A travel blog entry by islandtraveller


... our family on this day. Santa found us and spoilt Maddison and Sarah rotten. This year it was lots of practical items and things that would “fit” in the caravan. They also received new fishing rods and reels. For lunch we had the traditional ham, turkey and plum pudding with bon bons and fun jokes and hats. For dinner the sheep station owners put on a roast dinner (lamb of course) and we all bought a plate to ...

Day 5- Lazy days have found us...

A travel blog entry by cereed


... in the middle of absolute nowhere, was priceless. Bad timing for me too as I was left with no escape from the fine, powdery bull dust his car left on its wake. So basically the rest of the day was just swimming, lazing, scrabble, oh and there was a moment of face paint!! Poor Maree will be cleaning that gunk if her walls, towels and furniture for months. Dinner was a Vietnamese dish we experimented with "Caramel-Galangal Chicken,". Delicious. ...


A travel blog entry by kangarog


... we had brekky and then left with still not a single kangaroo in sight. We went to have another look at the ocean to see if it was as wild as yesterday and it was. We stopped for ages and watched the waves blasting ashore. It was an awesome show again. After this and with the weather now starting to get a bit brighter we drove to Conto Campground in the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park. I came to this campground last year and ...

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This hotel, located on 3 Old Ellen Brook Road, Margaret River, is near Bushtucker River & Winery Tours, The Margaret River Discovery Co., Wine for Dudes, and South West Adventure Tours.
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