Majestic Oasis Apartments
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
Travel Blogs from Port Augusta
It is Saturday 4th October and time to move on again. We made some plans, changed them a few times (of course) and are now following 'the' plan.
The plan is to go to a place called Streaky Bay, just a little bit down the coast from here, and from there we are going to take a scenic loop drive along the spectacular coast of the …
... our rolls on the way. We had visited Burra when we stayed in Clare, completing the Burra Passport by visiting the various historical sites in the area. We had remembered that cousin Elouise had raved about the Gaslight Cafe/Bookshop/Antique Store which was closed when we were in Burra last and decided to have a coffee and milkshake stop there. They had cute old fashioned salt and pepper shakers and lots of teacups and saucers ...
... to the town of Quorn, which houses the Pichi Richi railway station. This was a lovely little town and the railway museum was very interesting. From here we ended up in Port Augusta in a Motorhome Camp site attached to the local footy club. For only $7 per night it is a very popular campsite and fills up quite early in the day, so ...
Over the past few days we have been travelling South, spending the first night after Yulara south of the border in Marla, the first or last (depending which way you are travelling) town in South Australia. The Yellow-throated Miners were very inquisitive.
Then we headed through Coober Pedy again doing a good deed on the way - passing on a note from a man whose vehicle had broken down to a friend of ...
Easy morning, the group car pools and heads out of Port Augusta , firstly to Wilmington toy museum then up the mountains to Hancocks lookout with views out to the gulf. Then to Mt Remarkable and Alligator gorge, a very deep ravine viewed from 2 lookouts. Has to find a spot to get online to purchase the day tickets for the whole group. Upon return Dad and I find a car wash to remove some dust. Evening at Ian's Western hotel again, then a singalong/ goodbye session with memories from ...