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Travel Blogs from Mount Gambier
... the skin of our teeth. It's not easy being an England fan.
So it wasn't too long after I actually got up that Sarah and Fletcher came round to pick me up for our trip up to Mount Gambier. We picked up John and Deborah on the way and after a quick 5 hour drive, which past very quickly with the 2-3 nap in the middle (I wish I could make every long distance journey laid out in the back seats of Fletcher's huge car) we got to the cabin around 4.30pm and it didn't take too ...
... all these pine plantations to find this and spen the morning in the rain walking for 3 hours, yes we are getting bored and need to be moving on. Hopefully in the next couple of days we can resume our trek to the west.
If it was not the fact that our little machine is handy and still under warranty and was supposed to have been already fixed we would have got rid of it and gone on with our trip.
... the Blue Lake is spectacular to see, yet it is almost along side Valley Lake which is normal colour.
During our stay, we drive south to Port MacDonnell. It is a small coastal town on a beautiful rugged coast-line with its own Fairy Penguin population.
We spend three nights in Mount Gambier then head north west to ...
... and the flat water covered lake at the bottom was just stunning. Thankfully Tower Hill didn't disappoint, we were welcomed by a koala chilling in a tree at the picnic area, a huge emu chasing tourists to get their chips, an echidna (which I had been trying to check off my 'seen in the wild’ list for weeks) and of course a few wallabies and lizards scooting around the place.
After a hard days walking and wildlife spotting where better to go than ...
- This is your cell for the night. Over there is the toilet and the sink. Have a good night.
And with that she locked the door and walked out leaving us behind bars. Yup, today was a long day...
Having just missed out on another relocation camper-van by mere minutes I biked over to the Adelaide CBD this morning and picked up the consolation, our rental for the next few days. Not having a lot of ground to cover we took our time on ...
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